Ships hit during WWI

Mary W. Bowen

NameMary W. Bowen
TypeSailing vessel
GRT2,153 tons
Country  American
BuilderNew England SB Co., Bath, ME
OperatorJpseph A. Bowen, Falls River, Mass.
HistoryFive-masted wooden schooner.

U-boat attacks on Sailing vessel Mary W. Bowen

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
18 Jul 1917UC 72 (Ernst Voigt)SunkStopped and sunk W of Belle Ile
47° 20'N, 8° 10'W
New York - Le Havre
machine oil

Position of attack on Mary W. Bowen

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