Ships hit during WWI

HMT Kumu

NameHMT Kumu
TypeNavy trawler
GRT315 tons
Country  British
BuilderJ. Duthie Torry SB. Co., Aberdeen
OperatorRoyal Navy
HistoryPeace-time operator: Clifton Steam Trawlers, Ltd., Fleetwood

U-boat attacks on Navy trawler Kumu

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
119 May 1917UC 17 (Ralph Wenninger)DamagedMined 5 miles ExN of Hope’s Nose
50° 31'N, 3° 20'W


Mines laid on May 11, 1917.

Position of attack on Kumu

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