Ships hit during WWI

Purple Heather

NamePurple Heather
TypeFishing vessel (smack)
GRT42 tons
Country  British
Builder?, Oulton Broad
OperatorHenry C. Broadley, Lowestoft
HistoryFishing registration: LT 249

U-boat attacks on Fishing vessel (smack) Purple Heather

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
112 Jul 1915UB 6 (Erich Haecker)SunkStopped and scuttled 23 miles SExE of Lowestoft


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