Ships hit during WWI


TypeFleet messenger
GRT1,777 tons
Country  British
BuilderFairfield SB. & Eng. Co., Ltd., Glasgow
OperatorRoyal Navy
HistoryPeace-time operator: G. & J. Burns, Ltd., Glasgow

U-boat attacks on Fleet messenger Ermine

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
12 Aug 1917UC 23 (Volkhard von Bothmer)SunkMined, Aegean Sea between Saros and Mudros
40° 39'N, 23° 34'E


Position of attack on Ermine


1917 (1).

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