World War IDS Norhaug

DS Norhaug was struck by a mine on May 26, 1917, by a mine laid by the German U-boat UC-21 west of St. Nazaire. The ship was en route from Swansea to Blaye carrying a cargo of coal. Five persons lost their lives in the shipwreck. The survivors were brought into La Pallice. (Source: Sjø

Maritime Enquiry: Norhaug

(Source: Sjøforklaringer over norske skibes krigsforlis, 1914-1918. B. 2 : 1ste halvaar 1917, via

About DS Norhaug

  • Nationality


  • Built


  • Wrecked


  • Carrier

    M.H Kongshavn, Haugesund

  • Tonnage

    1942 dvt