Ships hit during WWI

Marion

NameMarion
TypeSailing vessel
GRT1,587 tons
Country  Norwegian
Built1886
BuilderA. McMillan & Son, Dumbarton
OperatorSkibs A/S Marion (Harris Hanssen), Sandefjord
HistorySteel bark. Built as Marion Inglis.

U-boat attacks on Sailing vessel Marion


DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
16 Apr 1917U 60 (Karlgeorg Schuster)Sunk
52° 10'N, 13° 46'W
Limerick – Pensacola, FL
in ballast
1

Stopped and then sunk by gunnery.

Position of attack on Marion

ship sunk.


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