Ships hit during WWI

Queen Of The North

NameQueen Of The North
TypeAuxiliary minesweeper
GRT594 tons
Country  British
BuilderLaird Bros., Birkenhead
OperatorRoyal Navy
HistoryPeace-time owner: Blackpool Passenger Steam Boat Co., Ltd., Fleetwood

U-boat attacks on Auxiliary minesweeper Queen Of The North

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
120 Jul 1917UC 4 (Erich Hecht)SunkMined NE of the Shipwash LV 520315N 014939E
52° 03'N, 1° 49'E


Paddle steamer fitted out as a minesweeper. 7 officers and 22 ratings lost

Position of attack on Queen Of The North

If you can help us with any additional information on this vessel then please contact us.

Return to WWI Ships Attacked main page