Ships hit during WWI

H. H. Petersen

Photo courtesy of Danish Maritime Museum, Elsinore

NameH. H. Petersen
TypeSailing vessel
GRT192 tons
Country  Danish
BuilderJ. Ohlsen Christensen, Marstal
OperatorH. C. Christensen, Marstal
HistoryThree-masted wooden schooner.

U-boat attacks on Sailing vessel H. H. Petersen

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
17 May 1917U 80 (Alfred von Glasenapp)SunkStopped and sunk 20 to 25 miles WSW of St. Kilda
57° 30'N, 9° 00'W
Glasgow - Randers

Position of attack on H. H. Petersen

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