Ships hit during WWI

La Tour D’auvergne

NameLa Tour D’auvergne
TypeSailing vessel
GRT188 tons
Country  French
BuilderParnet, St. Milo
OperatorPorret Saint Servan
HistoryWooden brig.

U-boat attacks on Sailing vessel La Tour D’auvergne

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
16 Apr 1917UB 39 (Heinrich Küstner)SunkStopped and then shelled 15 miles SSE of Longships, towed on fire to Mullion & abandoned as a CTL

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