Ships hit during WWI

Saint Michel

NameSaint Michel
TypeSailing vessel
GRT419 tons
Country  French
BuilderA. Buron, St. Malo
OperatorAuger Frères, Bolbec
HistoryWooden three-masted schooner.

U-boat attacks on Sailing vessel Saint Michel

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
112 Jan 1917UC 18 (Wilhelm Kiel)SunkStopped and scuttled 12 miles S30°E of the Owers LV
50° 31'N, 0° 25'W
Le Havre - Britton Ferry
200 t. steel shavings

Master Gustave Jouy. Crew rescued by a British destroyer and landed Southampton the same evening.

Position of attack on Saint Michel

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