Ships hit during WWI

Francis Robert

NameFrancis Robert
TypeFishing vessel (smack)
GRT44 tons
Country  British
BuilderH. Reynolds, Oulton Broad
OperatorW. H. Podd, Lowestoft

U-boat attacks on Fishing vessel (smack) Francis Robert

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
128 Jul 1918UB 40 (Hans Joachim Emsmann)SunkStopped and sunk by gunfire 8 miles NE of the Haisborough LV


If you can help us with any additional information on this vessel then please contact us.

Return to WWI Ships Attacked main page