Ships hit during WWI

Rene Montrieux

NameRene Montrieux
TypeSailing vessel (schooner)
GRT234 tons
Country  French
BuilderL. Tranchemer, La Richardais
OperatorSociété des Ardoisières d’Angers, Nantes
HistoryMaster Le Layec

U-boat attacks on Sailing vessel (schooner) Rene Montrieux

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
11 Dec 1916UC 19 (Alfred Nitzsche)SunkStopped and scuttled off Ushant
48° 37'N, 5° 01'W


Sinking credited to UC 19 following the description of the submarine made by the Master of the vessel.

Position of attack on Rene Montrieux

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