Ships hit during WWI


GRT2,609 tons
Country  Dutch
BuilderBonn & Mees, Rotterdam
OperatorN.V. Mij. s/s Maashaven (Gebr. van Uden), Rotterdam

U-boat attacks on Steamer Maashaven

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
113 Jan 1916DamagedMined about 0.5 miles S of the Galloper LV. Drifted ashore 6 miles E of Calais. Refloated January 29 and towed to Rotterdam.
51° 43'N, 1° 58'E
New Orleans - Rotterdam
grain and cottonseed

224 Apr 1916DamagedMined about 3 miles N of Galloper Buoy 51°49'30"N 1°57'30"E. Beached 1,5 miles SxW of the Beach End Buoy. Refloated May 5.
51° 50'N, 1° 58'E

Position of attacks on Maashaven

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