Ships hit during WWI


TypeFishing vessel (smack)
GRT34 tons
Country  British
BuilderJ & S Dewdney, Brixham
OperatorBenjamin J. Ridge, Plymouth
HistoryFishing registration: PH 14. Though registered in Plymouth, Try may have been fishing out of Newlyn, Cornwall in the years before she was sunk.

U-boat attacks on Fishing vessel (smack) Try

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
113 Mar 1917UC 66 (Herbert Pustkuchen)SunkStopped and sunk by gunfire 10 miles S of Wolf Rock
49° 52'N, 5° 46'W


Position of attack on Try

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