Ships hit during WWI

Western Coast

NameWestern Coast
GRT1,394 tons
Country  British
BuilderDublin Dockyard Co., Ltd., Dublin
OperatorCoast Lines, Ltd., Liverpool

U-boat attacks on Steamer Western Coast

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
117 Nov 1917UB 40 (Hans Howaldt)SunkTorpedoed 10 miles WSW of the Eddystone LH
50° 07'N, 4° 30'W
Portsmouth - Barry Roads
in ballast

Position of attack on Western Coast

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