Ships hit during WWI

HMT Charlsin

NameHMT Charlsin
TypeNavy Trawler
GRT241 tons
Country  British
BuilderEiderwerft AG, Tönning
OperatorRoyal Navy
HistoryThe German trawler Esteburg, captured on September 5, 1915 by the British submarine E 4 and taken into Royal Navy service.

U-boat attacks on Navy Trawler Charlsin

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
130 Sep 1917UC 74 (Wilhelm Marschall)SunkStopped after a short firefight and scuttled 8 miles N of Marsa Matruh


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