List of shipwrecks in 1915

The list of shipwrecks in 1915 includes some ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost on an unknown date during 1915.

For ships lost on specific dates or during a specific month in 1915, see the list of shipwrecks for that specific month.

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1915
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List of shipwrecks: Unknown date 1915
ShipCountryDescription
Advance  United Kingdom The auxiliary schooner was wrecked in Wreck Bay, New South Wales, Australia.
A. T. Gifford  United States The whaler caught fire and sank off Coats Island, Northwest Territories, Canada in September or October 1915.
British Empire  United Kingdom World War I: The cargo ship was scuttled at İzmir, Ottoman Empire.[1]
City of Adelaide  Australia The coal storage hulk, burned out by a 1912 fire, was wrecked at Cockle Bay, Magnetic Island, Queensland, Australia, while under tow from Townsville to Magnetic Island′s Picnic Bay.
HMS Collingwood  Royal Navy World War I: The dummy battleship was beached in the Dardanelles. Subsequently shelled and consequently scrapped due to damage sustained.[2]
G. Thackle  United States The motor vessel was wrecked on the southwest coast of Prince of Wales Island in the Alexander Archipelago in Southeast Alaska.[3]
Grubstake  United States The motor vessel was wrecked at "Cala Reef" – probably California Rock (55°18′55″N 131°36′05″W) – in Southeast Alaska.[3]
HMS Oruba  Royal Navy World War I: The dummy battleship was scuttled as a breakwater at Mudros, Lemnos, Greece.[4]
SM U-26  Imperial German Navy The Type U 23 submarine was lost in the Baltic Sea in September or October 1915.
SM UB-3  Imperial German Navy The Type UB 1 submarine sank in the Gulf of Izmir on or after 23 May.
SM UC-9  Imperial German Navy The Type UC I submarine was lost on patrol between 20 October and 12 November with the loss of all fourteen crew.[5]

References

  1. "British Empire". The Yard. Retrieved 19 February 2017.
  2. "Michigan". The Yard. Retrieved 19 February 2017.
  3. alaskashipwreck.com Alaska Shipwrecks (G)
  4. "Royal Mail Steam Packet Company / Royal Mail Lines Limited". The Ships List. Retrieved 17 February 2013.
  5. "UC 9". Uboat.net. Retrieved 21 November 2012.
Ship events in 1915
Ship launches: 1910 1911 1912 1913 1914 1915 1916 1917 1918 1919 1920
Ship commissionings: 1910 1911 1912 1913 1914 1915 1916 1917 1918 1919 1920
Ship decommissionings: 1910 1911 1912 1913 1914 1915 1916 1917 1918 1919 1920
Shipwrecks: 1910 1911 1912 1913 1914 1915 1916 1917 1918 1919 1920

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