Ships hit during WWI

HMD Ocean Star

NameHMD Ocean Star
TypeNavy drifter
GRT92 tons
Country  British
BuilderThe Montrose Shipbuilding Co. Ltd., Montrose
OperatorRoyal Navy
HistoryPeace-time operator: William Cowie, Buckie and others. Vessel registered in Banff as BF960.

U-boat attacks on Navy drifter Ocean Star

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
126 Sep 1917UC 50 (Rudolf Seuffer)SunkMined off the Nab LV. Lost with all hands


At this stage UC 50 is suspected (mines laid 25.7)

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