Ships hit during WWI


TypeSailing vessel
GRT87 tons
Country  French
BuilderBonne, Kerity
OperatorAlexis Geffroy, Jean Péron, and Yves Le Troquer.
HistoryDandy. Built as Ouoloff.

U-boat attacks on Sailing vessel Yvonne

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
131 Jan 1917U 55 (Wilhelm Werner)Sunkoff Pendeen

Lannion - Cardiff


Master Alexis Geffroy. Sailed from Lannion on January 20th and never arrived in Cardiff; vessel posted as missing. U 55 stopped and sank by gunnery an unidentified sailing vessel off Pendeen on the evening of January 31st of an estimated 80 grt but didn’t determine it’s exact identity.

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