Ships hit during WWI

Duc D’aumale

NameDuc D’aumale
TypeSailing vessel
GRT2,189 tons
Country  French
BuilderChantiers Nantais de Const. Maritimes, Nantes
OperatorSociété Nouvelle d’Armement, Nantes
HistorySteel-hulled bark.

U-boat attacks on Sailing vessel Duc D’aumale

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
122 Jan 1917U 43 (Hellmuth Jürst)SunkStopped an scuttled.
45° 21'N, 8° 50'W
Bahia Blanca - Pauillac (Bordeaux)

The whole crew under Captain Jospeh Doublecourt was taken by U43 and transfered next day to SS Storli (NOR)

Position of attack on Duc D’aumale

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