Ships hit during WWI


TypeSailing vessel
GRT333 tons
Country  Spanish
BuilderVieta, Blanes
OperatorV. Chapapria, Torrevieja
HistoryWooden three-masted schooner. Built as Nueva Paula.

U-boat attacks on Sailing vessel Joaquina

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
115 Mar 1918U 155 (Erich Eckelmann)DamagedStopped W of Gibraltar. Attempt to sink via gunnery failed; ship towed in.
35° 51'N, 13° 11'W
Guantanamo - ?
cedar and mahogany logs

Position of attack on Joaquina

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