Ships hit during WWI

Saint Jean

NameSaint Jean
TypeNavy trawler
GRT287 tons
Country  French
BuilderAtel. & Chant. de France, Dunkerque
OperatorFrench Navy
HistoryPeace-time operator: A Choppin & Co., Boulogne

U-boat attacks on Navy trawler Saint Jean

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
127 Apr 1918UB 48 (Wolfgang Steinbauer)Damagedabout 50 miles SWxW3/4W of Cape Spartivento, Sardinia

Escort duty


Shelled and damaged by the submarine after the attack against tanker ROMANY. See

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