Ships hit during WWI

Babin Chevaye

NameBabin Chevaye
TypeSailing vessel
GRT2,174 tons
Country  French
BuilderChants. Nantais de Const. Maritimes, Nantes
OperatorBureau frères et Baillergeau, Nantes
HistorySteel-hulled bark.

U-boat attacks on Sailing vessel Babin Chevaye

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
114 Jan 1918U 93 (Helmut Gerlach)SunkStopped and sunk 30 miles WSW of Penmarch
47° 36'N, 5° 07'W
Autofagasta - Nantes

Attribution by Spindler to U 84 is incorrect. U 93 definitely identified from the inquiry made from the crew (mainly first name of officers, function on board etc...) compared to the Ehrenrangliste data.

Position of attack on Babin Chevaye


1918 (1).

Click on any marker to see the info on vessel. Left double-click to zoom-in. Right double-click to zoom-out.

1 map position found. In some cases the exact positions of losses are not known, those are not shown.

If you can help us with any additional information on this vessel then please contact us.

Return to WWI Ships Attacked main page