Ships hit during WWI


TypeSailing vessel
GRT56 tons
Country  British
BuilderJames Little, Borstal
OperatorJohn T. Rayfield, Rochester
HistorySpritsail barge

U-boat attacks on Sailing vessel Ivo

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
13 Aug 1916UB 18 (Otto Steinbrinck)Damaged19 miles SSW of Portland Bill. Stopped by U-boat but scuttling charge failed to sink Ivo, which was towed in.

Portland - Alderney
in ballast

Location also given as 18 miles N of Casquets

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