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The list of shipwrecks in 1916 includes some ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1916.

January

the ship named asgars

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Unknown date

  • Alioni Marceline ( Belgium): World War I: The fishing vessel was sunk by enemy action in November or early December.[1]
  • Edinburgh ( United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland): World War I: The barque was sunk in the Atlantic Ocean between Fernando Noronha and the coast of Brazil by SMS Möwe ( Kaiserliche Marine some time between 17 January and 9 February.[2]
  • Flamenco ( United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland): World War I: The cargo ship was sunk in the Atlantic Ocean between Fernando Noronha and the coast of Brazil by SMS Möwe ( Kaiserliche Marine) between 17 January and 9 February.[2]
  • Horace ( United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland): World War I: The cargo ship was sunk in the Atlantic Ocean between Fernando Noronha and the coast of Brazil by SMS Möwe ( Kaiserliche Marine) between 17 January and 9 February.[2]
  • RFA Innistrahull ( Royal Fleet Auxiliary): The Innis-class water carrier was lost during March or April 1916.[3]
  • Luxembourg ( Belgium): World War I: The cargo ship was sunk in the Atlantic Ocean between Fernando Noronha and the coast of Brazil by SMS Möwe ( Kaiserliche Marine) between 17 January and 9 February.[2]
  • Sadko ( Russian Empire): The icebreaker struck a rock and sank in Kandalaska Bay, White Sea. She was raised in 1933, repaired and returned to service.[4]
  • Tac ( United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland): World War I: The trawler was sunk by enemy action in late November or early December. Her crew were rescued.[1]
  • SM UB-7 ( Kaiserliche Marine): World War I: The Type UB I submarine departed Varna, Romania on 27 September for a patrol in the Black Sea. Subsequently either struck a mine or bombed and sunk with the loss of all fifteen crew.
  • SM UB-44 ( Kaiserliche Marine): World War I: The Type UB II submarine was lost in the Gulf of Kotor whilst on patrol.

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Error: no |title= specified when using {{Cite web}}". 4 December 1916. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 "Error: no |title= specified when using {{Cite web}}". 26 February 1916. 
  3. "RFA Innistrahull". Historical RFA. http://www.historicalrfa.org/rfa-innistrahull-ships-details. Retrieved 10 February 2013. 
  4. "Error: no |title= specified when using {{Cite web}}". 14 October 1935. 


Ship events in 1916
Ship launches: 1911 1912 1913 1914 1915 1916 1917 1918 1919 1920 1921
Ship commissionings: 1911 1912 1913 1914 1915 1916 1917 1918 1919 1920 1921
Ship decommissionings: 1911 1912 1913 1914 1915 1916 1917 1918 1919 1920 1921
Shipwrecks: 1911 1912 1913 1914 1915 1916 1917 1918 1919 1920 1921

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