Nadine GY 138

Nadine ex-NIOBE built 1898 for Orient Steam Fishing
11/1914 Requisitioned as auxiliary patrol vessel
01/09/1915 North Sea – Harwich-based tender to HMS Ganges shore training establishment at Shotley Suffollk
Skipper Percy Michael Saunders RNR Mined in field laid by UC.7 Franz Wäger the day before.
Sank off North Shipwash Buoy off Orford Ness 52.01.18N 01.37.35E
Skipper and 8 ratings lost 3 survivors

SurnameForenamesAge at DeathDate of deathRankBoat
AmisJohn JUnknown01/09/19152nd HandNadine
BallsArthur WUnknown01/09/1915EnginemanNadine
FrancisHenryUnknown01/09/1915Deck HandNadine
JohnsonJohn FUnknown01/09/1915Deck handNadine
SaundersPercy MUnknown01/09/1915SkipperNadine
ShillitoErnest SUnknown01/09/1915TrimmerNadine
StathersWalterUnknown01/09/1915Deck HandNadine

Her Details are

  • Official Number
  • Admiralty Number FY 693
  • GT 150

01/09/1915 Mined off North Shipwash Buoy whilst in Admiralty Service