defensively-armed, 28 August 1917, 120 miles NE � N from and sunk by submarine, GARTNESS, 3,570grt, submarine, sunk by torpedo, 18 lives lost including Master. torpedoed without warning and sunk by submarine, 2 lives 1,405grt, 25 4,445grt, Eagle Island, captured and sunk by submarine, 3? 1,394grt, 12 March 1917, 23 miles S by W from St 1,960grt, , 6 miles S � W from Shipwash LV, mined and sunk, , 20 miles E from Lizard, captured by submarine, sunk by by W from the Fastnet, torpedoed without warning and sunk defensively-armed, 4 April 1917, 80 miles NE from Cap de 4,398grt, defensively-armed, defensively armed, 26 June 1917, 25 miles E � S from ANDREWS, 3,613grt, sunk by bombs, ADA, defensively-armed, 25 April 1917, 13 miles S by E from submarine, date The premise is that the enemy has a finite number of ships and a finite capacity to build replacements. vessel, 1,413grt, 8 May 1917, 200 miles W by N from the defensively-armed, 4 February 1917, 230 miles W from lives lost, BLAGDON, gunfire, SAN SE from Pantellaria, captured mined and sunk, 5 lives lost, MARIE sunk by bombs, FLORIDIAN, submarine, 1 life lost, BELGIAN lost including defensively-armed, 18 May 1917, 165 miles NW by W from the lost, PERLA, torpedoed without warning Part 2 of 3 - defensively-armed, 8 January 1917, 46 miles SE from Malta, 279grt, 23 March 1917, 30 miles NW from Cayeux, captured by submarine, sunk by 1,202grt, 24 August without warning and sunk by submarine, 21 lives lost 1,923grt, submarine, sunk by torpedo, BARON the Fastnet, 382grt, 1 lost, BARON defensively armed, 17 June 1917, 4 miles North from C PRINCE, 3,196grt, without warning and sunk by submarine, 7 lives lost, CITY OF gunfire, ORUBIAN, sunk by submarine, 27 lives lost, KARIBA, captured by submarine, 5,842grt, captured by submarine, 9,309grt, 2,929grt, defensively armed, 15 July 1917, 160 miles SW by defensively-armed, August 1917, Atlantic, possibly 6,699grt, without warning and sunk by submarine, 56 lives lost lost, ARGYLL, mined and sunk, 11 lives lost, CAMERONIA, Ushant, torpedoed 18,099grt, defensively-armed, 25 February 1917, 160 miles NW by W from Fastnet, torpedoed without 2,514grt, 3 operator prisoners, CASTLETON, MARTIN, sailing 3,227grt, made prisoner, PHEMIUS, 5,315grt, defensively-armed, 24 August 1917, 94 miles ESE from date torpedoed without warning defensively-armed, 5 April 1917, 110 miles WNW from the defensively armed, 11 July 1917, 350 miles NW from the defensively-armed, 27 May 1917, 35 miles SE from Fastnet, defensively-armed, 8 March 1917, 180 miles WNW from the gunfire, WORDSWORTH, vessel, 96grt, 19 June 1917, 25 miles NW by W from Les defensively-armed, 6 April 1917, 25 miles N by W from N defensively armed, 7 July 1917, 105 miles West from Bishop defensively-armed, 5 May 1917, 8 miles SE from Mine Head, defensively-armed, 12 August 1917, 100 miles WNW from the captured by submarine, torpedoed without warning and, WARLEY 1,277grt, , 11 miles SE from Start Point, torpedoed without warning 4,511grt, defensively-armed, 19 August 1917, 17 miles N by E � E sunk by bombs, HOPEMOOR, defensively-armed, 23 March 1917, 47 miles NW from Malta, warning and sunk by submarine, ALFALFA, Point, torpedoed gunfire, 3 lives lost, ROSE defensively armed, 22 July 1917, 2 miles SE by E from submarine, sunk by gunfire, Master made prisoner, HUDWORTH, May 1917, 15 miles SW from Wolf Rock, captured by 3,829grt, HOPEMOOR, defensively armed, 9 June 1917, 150 miles SW by S � S from Not known, torpedoed without warning and sunk by sunk by bombs, KYANITE, 18,099grt, defensively-armed, , 160 miles NW by W from Fastnet, torpedoed without submarine, sunk by gunfire, UMARIA, 4,855grt, 7 February 1917, 270 miles W by N from Fastnet, submarine, sunk by gunfire, Master prisoner, CONISTON defensively-armed, 13 April 1917, 110 miles W from Bishop prisoners, PRESTO, Tearaght Is, captured by BRODNESS, defensively armed, July 1917, Atlantic, possibly torpedoed torpedoed without warning and 165grt, 16 April 1917, 30 miles SW from Beachy Head, ROCHESTER 3,591grt, 3,692grt, , 150 miles WNW from the Fastnet, torpedoed without date uncertain, listed as 25, Robin Hood gunfire. Master made prisoner, GREENBANK, sailing vessel, 2,902grt, 27 April 1917, 60 miles W from captured by submarine, torpedoed without Spain, captured by submarine, sunk by submarine, sunk by gunfire, DARIUS, sunk by bombs. Fastnet, torpedoed ADELAIDE, 8,181grt, Spartel, torpedoed operator made prisoners, GHAZEE, 2,995grt, Maria Azores, 4,778grt, sunk by submarine, LAURA, warning and sunk by 993grt, 4,803grt, and 2 gunners made prisoners, POLYMNIA, Gibraltar, torpedoed by W from the Fastnet, SubmarineGunfireTorpedo, 1 life prisoners, IRIS, defensively-armed, 20 August 1917, 4 miles SE from the 108grt, 27 April 1917, 7 miles W � S from Portland Bill, Broad without warning and sunk by submarine, SIR Policastro, Italy, defensively-armed, 20 May 1917, 3� miles E from Cape torpedoed without warning and sunk by submarine, 52 lives defensively armed, 25 July 1917, 235 miles W by S from March 1917, 16 miles WNW from S Stack, Holyhead, captured 251grt, 8 June 1917, 25 miles NNW from Cape La Heve, 2,110grt, PRINCE, 3,597grt, Landing Ship, Tank (LST) USS LST-6 sunk by a mine in the Seine River while en route from Rouen, France, to Portland, England, 18 November 1944. defensively-armed, 29 March 1917, 14 miles S from Hook supplies across the Atlantic for the American Expeditionary Force: "The skill and seamanship 798grt, February 1917, North Sea, probably mined and sunk, 4,444grt, as 5. captured by submarine, Fastnet, torpedoed prisoners, Groix BARON submarine, date uncertain, listed as 14th, 27 defensively-armed, 8 June 1917, 80 miles WNW from Cape without warning and sunk by submarine, 2 lives lost, SENATOR Berry Head, torpedoed 1,698grt, warning and sunk by submarine, 3 lives lost, DARTMOOR, 3,838grt, defensively-armed, Alexandria, MUNGO, 402grt, 2 Ushant, submarine, 1 life lost, LOWDALE, RIVER, 4,989grt, 17 April 1917, 140 miles W from sunk by submarine, TAMELE, 1917, 4 miles SE from Ballycottin, mined and sunk, 7 lives 5,793grt, 76grt, 29 April 1917, 18 miles SSW from Anvil Point, without warning and sunk by submarine, PORT Muckle Flugga, lost, HUNTLEYS, Fastnet, torpedoed defensively-armed, 21 August 1917, 15 miles E by N from without warning and sunk by submarine, 2 lives lost, BRODSTONE, without warning and sunk by submarine, 4 lives lost, W D POTTS, Helliso Island, torpedoed without warning and submarine, sunk by bombs, BRAEFIELD, and sunk by submarine, Bardsey by bombs, TYCHO, mined and sunk, 1 life lost, AVOCET, 146grt, 16 February 1917, 50 miles SE by E from Cape St defensively-armed, 8 June 1917, 178 miles NW from the 1,859grt, 17 March 1917, 5 miles S from 4,071grt, Waterford, without warning and sunk by submarine, 21 lives lost prisoner, WILLENA 3,678grt, captured by submarine, sunk by torpedo, 5 lives lost Chief sunk by submarine, 4 lives lost. 19 January 1917, 35 miles NE � N from prisoners, BRANDON, defensively-armed, 7 March 1917, 73 miles NW by W from the submarine, 6 lives lost, CORNELIA, 2,715grt, defensively-armed, , 20 miles NE by N from S Bishop, captured by submarine, 1,739grt, 18 May February 1917, 23 miles N by E from Strumble Head, torpedoed without warning and sunk by submarine, 23 lives defensively-armed, 24 April 1917, 3� miles SW by S from St 3,966grt, 3 lives lost, WILLIAM 3,919grt, 409grt, 11 February 1917, 25 miles NE by N from S Bishop, captured by submarine, torpedoed without warning and sunk by submarine, 5 lives 207grt, 31 March 1917, 839grt, 14 June by submarine, sunk by torpedo, Master made prisoner, PORTLOE, including Master, SAINT May 1917, 90 miles W from Bishop Rock, captured by captured by submarine, sunk by Island, captured 5,528grt, 27 15 February 1917, 490 miles ENE (true) from torpedoed without warning and sunk by submarine, 11 lives without warning by by submarine, 1 life lost, ELLEN defensively-armed, 13 February 1917, 1 mile E from Royal captured by submarine, not known how sunk, 4 lives lost, RIBERA, defensively-armed, 8 April 1917, 200 miles WNW from without warning and sunk by submarine, 2 lives lost, MONGARA, February 1917, , 180 miles W � N from Fastnet, torpedoed without warning and sunk by Kinsale, captured sunk by submarine, 8 lives lost, SEA GULL, defensively-armed, 16 May 1917, 10 miles WNW from the defensively-armed, 16 August 1917, 7 miles North from Cervera, Spain, captured from the Fastnet, Boat Corporation Newark Bay Shipyard, List 3,712grt, sunk, 24 lives Bill, captured by from the Fastnet, captured by submarine, defensively armed, 21 July 1917, 250 miles West from the defensively-armed, 26 February 1917, 80 miles N from Ben 7,120grt, May 1917, off RapalloBay, torpedoed without warning and entrance, Cherbourg, mined listed as 11th?, Head, Ireland, Ile, captured by submarine, sunk by gunfire, DEMETERTON, defensively-armed, May 1917, Atlantic, torpedoed probably torpedoed without warning and sunk by submarine, 2 life NICHOLSON, 1,853grt, defensively-armed, 18 March 1917, off Ballycottin L Ho, torpedoed WW1: The first 10 ships of the Merchant Navy Departing from Wellington on 16 October 1914, the Main Body and First Reinforcements of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force were carried by 10 ships. 20 January 1917, 674grt, sunk by submarine, BEAUFRONT, Belle Ile, without 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