Ships hit during WWI

Braunton

NameBraunton
TypeSteamer
GRT4,575 tons
Country  British
Built1911
BuilderRichardson, Duck & Co., Stockton
OperatorTatem Steam Navigation Co., Ltd. (W. J. Tatem & Co.), Cardiff
History

U-boat attacks on Steamer Braunton


DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
17 Apr 1916UB 29 (Herbert Pustkuchen)SunkTorpedoed 4.5 miles SxW of Beachy Head
50° 39'N, 1° 11'E
Boulogne - Newport
government stores
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Position of attack on Braunton

ship sunk.


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