Ships hit during WWI


TypeAuxiliary minesweeper
GRT820 tons
Country  British
BuilderEarle’s SB. & Eng. Co., Ltd., Hull
OperatorRoyal Navy
HistoryPeace-time operator: Great Eastern Railway Company, Harwich

U-boat attacks on Auxiliary minesweeper Clacton

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
13 Aug 1916U 73 (Gustav Sieß)SunkTorpedoed in Kavalla Bay, Aegean Sea
40° 46'N, 23° 53'E


Position of attack on Clacton


1916 (1).

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