Ships hit during WWI

New Comet

NameNew Comet
TypeNavy Trawler
GRT177 tons
Country  British
BuilderAlexander Hall & Co. Ltd., Aberdeen
OperatorRoyal Navy
HistoryPeace-time operator: W Johnston, Newhaven

U-boat attacks on Navy Trawler New Comet

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
120 Jan 1917UC 4 (Georg Reimarus)SunkMined off Orfordness 52.0730N - 01.4340E
52° 08'N, 1° 44'E


Position of attack on New Comet


1917 (1).

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