Ships hit during WWI

En Avant

NameEn Avant
TypeSailing vessel
GRT86 tons
Country  French
Builder?, Concarneau
OperatorGabriel Bérou, Concarneau

U-boat attacks on Sailing vessel En Avant

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
127 Sep 1918U 54 (Hellmuth von Ruckteschell)SunkStopped and scuttled after a short artillery exchange 45 miles N of Ushant

Swansea - Boulogne

Crew not recovered from lifeboats; vessel posted as missing.

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