Ships hit during WWI

Lena Melling

NameLena Melling
TypeNavy Trawler
GRT274 tons
Country  British
BuilderCochrane & Sons, Ltd., Selby
OperatorRoyal Navy
HistoryPeace-time operator would have been H. Melling, Preston but requisitioned by the Royal Navy upon completion.

U-boat attacks on Navy Trawler Lena Melling

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
123 Apr 1916UC 7 (Georg Haag)SunkMined near the Elbow LV 512230N 013300E (1.5 miles SW of the Elbow LV per Hepper)
51° 23'N, 1° 33'E


Position of attack on Lena Melling

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