Ships hit during WWI


Photo courtesy of Danish Maritime Museum, Elsinore

TypeSailing vessel
GRT1,421 tons
Country  Danish
BuilderA. McMillan & Son, Ltd., Dumbarton
OperatorSeijlskibs Hippalos A/S (O. J. Eskildsen), Nordby
HistorySteel-hulled bark.

U-boat attacks on Sailing vessel Havila

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
125 Apr 1917U 58 (Kurt Wippern)SunkStopped and sunk 15 miles ENE of North Rona

Buenos Aires - Svenborg
2367 tons of maize

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