Ships hit during WWI

HMT Apley

NameHMT Apley
TypeNavy Trawler
GRT222 tons
Country  British
BuilderSmith’s Dock Co., Ltd., North Shields
OperatorRoyal Navy
HistoryPeace-time operator: Neyland Steam Trawling & Fishing Co. (Alexander Scott), Neyland

U-boat attacks on Navy Trawler Apley

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
16 Dec 1917UC 71 (Ernst Steindorff)SunkMined E of the Isle of Wight
50° 37'N, 0° 56'W


Position of attack on Apley

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