Ships hit during WWI


TypeSailing vessel
GRT1,974 tons
Country  Norwegian
BuilderRussell & Co., Greenock
OperatorA/S Tønsberg Hvalfangeri (Oscar Hytten), Tønsberg
HistoryIron-hulled, four-masted, fully rigged (ship rigged), sailing vessel. Built as Falls of Dee, sold to A/S Tønsberg Hvalfangeri and renamed in 1910. More on the Teie can be found here.

U-boat attacks on Sailing vessel Teie

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
128 May 1917UC 45 (Hubert Aust)SunkStopped and scuttled about 60 miles S of Fastnet.
50° 28'N, 9° 20'W
South Georgia – Liverpool
whale oil

Position of attack on Teie

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