Ships hit during WWI

Star Of The West

NameStar Of The West
GRT197 tons
Country  British
BuilderA. Hall & Co., Ltd., Aberdeen
OperatorWalker Steam Trawl Fishing Co. Ltd., Aberdeen
HistoryFishing registration: A 548

U-boat attacks on Trawler Star Of The West

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
15 Jun 1915U 19 (Constantin Kolbe)SunkStopped and sunk 55 miles NE1/2E of Buchanness
58° 00'N, 1° 00'W


Spindler’s effectively misidentifies the ship sunk in this attack as Arctic.

Position of attack on Star Of The West

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