Ships hit during WWI


TypeSailing vessel
GRT622 tons
Country  American
BuilderBirrell, Stenhouse & Co., Dumbarton
OperatorA. H. Clement, New Orleans
HistoryIron-hulled bark, from 1915 rigged as a 3-masted barquentine. Built as Bessie Jose.

U-boat attacks on Sailing vessel Hildegard

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
110 Jul 1917UB 31 (Thomas Bieber)SunkStopped and scuttled 10 miles SE of Start Point

Havre - St. Thomas
in ballast

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