Ships hit during WWI


TypeFishing vessel (smack)
GRT59 tons
Country  British
BuilderJ. W. & A. Upham, Brixham
OperatorEliza Caroline Harries, Milford
HistoryWooden ketch. Port registration: M 25. Typically listed as 46 tons but that was Pencaer’s net tonnage.

U-boat attacks on Fishing vessel (smack) Pencaer

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
116 Mar 1917UC 48 (Kurt Ramien)SunkStopped and scuttled 9 miles SxW1/2W of Ram Head


Location also given as 8m SE of Mine Head.

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