Ships hit during WWI

Marie Sophie

NameMarie Sophie
TypeSailing vessel
GRT103 tons
Country  French
Builder?, St. Tropez
OperatorF. Caratini, Marseilles

U-boat attacks on Sailing vessel Marie Sophie

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
127 Oct 1916SunkNE of Cabo de Palos
38° 00'N, 0° 48'E
Nemours (Algeria) - Port de Bouc

Shelled and sunk - Master JD Antoni - Crew safely landed 56 hours later close to Alicante. Submarine involved is more likely U 34 but still under investigation. Might be a barattry case.

Position of attack on Marie Sophie

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