Ships hit during WWI

Branksome Chine

NameBranksome Chine
GRT2,026 tons
Country  British
BuilderCraig, Taylor & Co., Stockton
OperatorBranksome Chine SS. Co., Ltd. (H. G. Harper & Co.), Cardiff
HistoryBuilt 1899 as ANNA for Flli. Cosulich, Trieste 1901 owned by Anna SS. Co., Ltd. (Flli. Cosulich, mgrs.) 1906 owned by Unione Austriaca di Nav. Soc. Anon., Trieste 1911 sold and renamed

U-boat attacks on Steamer Branksome Chine

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
123 Feb 1915U 8 (Alfred StoƟ)Sunk6 miles ExS3/4S of Beachy Head

Grimsby - Portsmouth

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