Ships hit during WWI


TypeSailing vessel
GRT169 tons
Country  Danish
BuilderJ.A. Petersen, Marstal
OperatorJ.A. Petersen, Marstal
HistoryThree-masted wooden schooner.

U-boat attacks on Sailing vessel Hekla

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
126 Apr 1917U 53 (Hans Rose)SunkStopped and sunk 120 miles NW of Skyne Head
52° 25'N, 12° 10'W
Darien - Fleetwood
pitch pine

52.23N, 12.11W per KTB.

Position of attack on Hekla

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