Ships hit during WWI

HMD Southesk

NameHMD Southesk
TypeNavy Drifter
GRT93 tons
Country  British
BuilderJ. Duthie Torry SB. Co., Aberdeen
OperatorRoyal Navy
HistoryPeace-time operator: J Johnstone & Sons Ltd., Montrose

U-boat attacks on Navy Drifter Southesk

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
17 Jul 1917UC 33 (Martin Schelle)SunkMined in Auskerry Sound
59° 03'N, 2° 34'W


Position of attack on Southesk

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