Ships hit during WWI

Jeune Mathilde

NameJeune Mathilde
TypeFishing vessel
GRT58 tons
Country  French
BuilderChantier Jean-Marie Guillaume, Le Palais, Belle Ile
OperatorMaurice Tristan, Groix

U-boat attacks on Fishing vessel Jeune Mathilde

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
123 Sep 1917U 60 (Karlgeorg Schuster)SunkHalted, shelled and sunk about 240 miles W of Ushant



Reg. G 1187 - Sunk together with dundee Gloire. Crew was taken on board dundee Algesiras who avoided sinking by U 60 due to the fact that one of the rescue boats had capsized, giving the fishermen no chance to survive.

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