Ships hit during WWI

Carl F. Cressy

NameCarl F. Cressy
TypeSailing vessel
GRT898 tons
Country  American
BuilderPercy & Small, Bath, ME
OperatorPercy & Small, Bath, ME
HistoryFour-masted wooden schooner. Possibly sold to the France & Canada Steamship Co. in 1917.

U-boat attacks on Sailing vessel Carl F. Cressy

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
123 Aug 1917U 93 (Helmut Gerlach)SunkStopped and sunk by gunnery 180 miles NW of Cape Finisterre

La Pallice - New York
in ballast

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