Ships hit during WWI


TypeSailing vessel
GRT163 tons
Country  French
BuilderE. Bonne, Kerity
OperatorY. Pouhaër, Paimpol
HistoryWooden schooner.

U-boat attacks on Sailing vessel Alcyon

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
17 Sep 1916UB 39 (Werner Fürbringer)SunkSet on fire 30 miles N50°W of the Creach LH, Ushant
48° 50'N, 5° 20'W
La Rochelle - Cardiff
pit props

Master François Ollivier - Crew rescued by norw. SS HAFURSFJORD and landed at Lisbon

Position of attack on Alcyon

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