Ships hit during WWI


TypeSailing vessel
GRT1,788 tons
Country  Norwegian
BuilderA. McMillan & Son, Dumbarton
OperatorSkibs-A/S Artensis (Sigurd Bruusgaard), Drammen
HistorySteel ship-rigged sailing vessel. Built as Celtic Chief.

U-boat attacks on Sailing vessel Artensis

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
119 Jul 1917U 87 (Rudolf Schneider)SunkStopped and scuttled W of Ireland
54° 32'N, 11° 07'W
Glasgow – Hampton Roads
in ballast

Position of attack on Artensis


1917 (1).

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