Ships hit during WWI

HMS Cheerful

NameHMS Cheerful
GRT370 tons
Country  British
BuilderHawthorn, Leslie & Co., Ltd., Newcastle
OperatorRoyal Navy

U-boat attacks on Destroyer Cheerful

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
130 Jun 1917UC 33 (Martin Schelle)SunkMined off the Shetland Islands
60° 02'N, 1° 07'W


Position of attack on Cheerful (hms)


1917 (1).

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