Malta GY 325

Malta ex-Weelsby built 1897 Cochrane & Cooper Beverley for W Grant
11/1914 Requisitioned as auxiliary patrol vessel also decoy trap with submarine C.33
01/09/1915 North Sea Mined in field laid by UC 7 Franz Wäger the day before off Orford Ness 52.01.18N, 01.37.35E
7 Crew Lost

SurnameForenameAge At DeathDate Of DeathRankBoat
BORMANHARRYUnknown01/09/1915EnginemanH.M. Trawler “Malta.”
TURNERTHOMAS WILLIAMUnknown01/09/1915TrimmerH.M. Trawler “Malta.”
HALLEDWARDUnknown01/09/1915Deck HandH.M. Trawler “Malta.”
BAINWILLIAMUnknown01/09/1915Deck HandH.M. Trawler “Malta.”
MOLLOYPATRICK2301/09/1915SeamanH.M. Trawler “Malta.”
PICKERINGWILLIAM2801/09/1915Deck HandH.M. Trawler “Malta.”
ARMESTHOMAS3601/09/1915Second HandH.M. Trawler “Malta.”

Her Details are

  • Official Number 108468
  • Yard Number 183
  • Admiralty Number FY 700
  • GT 138 NT 46
  • Quarter deck 17
  • Dimensions 94 x 20.5 x 10.7
  • Engines C D Holmes 40rhp 3 Cyl 10.0 Knots

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