Ships hit during WWI

Purley

NamePurley
TypeSteamer
GRT4,500 tons
Country  British
Built1913
BuilderRichardson, Duck & Co., Ltd., Stockton
OperatorMitre Shipping Co., Ltd. (Houlder, Middleton & Co., Ltd.), London
History

U-boat attacks on Steamer Purley


DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
125 Jul 1917U 46 (Leo Hillebrand)SunkTorpedoed 210 miles SW1/4S of Fastnet
48° 08'N, 11° 35'W
Barry - Malta
coal & general cargo
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Position of attack on Purley

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1917 (1).

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