Ships hit during WWI

HMS Contest

NameHMS Contest
TypeDestroyer
GRT957 tons
Country  British
Built1913
BuilderHawthorn, Leslie & Co., Ltd., Newcastle
OperatorRoyal Navy
History

U-boat attacks on Destroyer Contest


DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
118 Sep 1917U 106 (Hans Hufnagel)SunkTorpedoed in the Western Approaches while assisting the torpedoed steamer City of Lincoln.
48° 54'N, 7° 03'W


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Position of attack on Contest

ship sunk.


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