Ships hit during WWI


TypeSailing vessel
GRT1,268 tons
Country  Russian
BuilderW. H. Potter & Sons, Liverpool
OperatorGustaf Eriksson and others, Mariehamn
HistoryIron-hulled bark.

U-boat attacks on Sailing vessel Borrowdale

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
130 Apr 1917U 21 (Otto Hersing)SunkStopped and sunk south of Ireland
49° 00'N, 10° 20'W
Newport, Mon. - Port Nolloth
general cargo

location approximate

Position of attack on Borrowdale

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