Ships hit during WWI

HMS Redcar

NameHMS Redcar
TypeMinesweeper
GRT810 tons
Country  British
Built1916
BuilderAyrshire Dockyard Co., Ltd., Irvine
OperatorRoyal Navy
History

U-boat attacks on Minesweeper Redcar


DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
124 Jun 1917UC 1 (Christian Mildenstein)SunkMined off Gravelines 510330N 020740E
51° 04'N, 2° 08'E


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Purpose-built paddle minesweeper.

Position of attack on Redcar

ship sunk.


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