Ships hit during WWI


TypeSailing vessel
GRT186 tons
Country  French
BuilderL. Tranchemer, La Richardais (Dinard)
OperatorG. Dupouy, La Rochelle

U-boat attacks on Sailing vessel Robinson

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
12 Dec 1916UC 21 (Reinhold Saltzwedel)SunkStopped and scuttled 15 miles WNW Ushant at 1:45 pm
48° 32'N, 5° 25'W
Newport - La Rochelle
coal 250 t.

Brig - Master Hars. Crew rescued by gunboat Ardent short time later and landed at Brest in the evening

Position of attack on Robinson

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