Ships hit during WWI


TypeSailing vessel
GRT1,840 tons
Country  Norwegian
BuilderR. Williamson & Son, Workington
OperatorA/S Bark Carmanian (Kornelius Olsen), Stavanger
HistorySteel-hulled bark.

U-boat attacks on Sailing vessel Carmanian

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
125 Apr 1916U 19 (Raimund Weisbach)Sunk50 miles SW of Fastnet. Survivors landed in two boats at Ballydavid Head, Dingle Peninsula.
50° 16'N, 12° 02'W
Buenos Aires – Falmouth

Position of attack on Carmanian

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