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686 Neutral Ship$ Sunk, 19 of Them American WASHINCJTON, Apra 10. Oerman Laubmartne have sunk during the war 6S3 neutral vessels. Including It American, and have attacked unsuccessfully unsuccessfully 7ft Kthers, including 8 American, American, according to aa official tabulation tabulation given out at the State Department Department today and complete up to April 3. Since the German war gone decree went Into effect on Feb. 1 more than one-third one-third one-third cf the vessels sunk have been neutral, and a large number of other neutral vessels have been terrorised terrorised Into staying lrj port. The statement reads;. , " Information has been received by the department that since the beginning beginning of the war. Including April 8. a total of C89 vessels have been sunk by Oerman submarines, aa follows: " Norwegian. 410 ; Swedish, 111 : Dutch. 61; Greek, SO; Spanish,. S3; American. 10; Peruvian. 1; Argentine, Argentine, Total. 684. " Neutral vessel attacked and escaped escaped : Norwegian, 32; Swdlh, 9; .Danish. 5;' Greek, 9; Spanish. 3; Argentine, 1 ; Brastllan, 1 ; American, & Total, 78." LONDON,; April 10. The Norwegian Norwegian Shipping Gazette : gives the Norwegian tosses to March 24 as 313 steamer of a tonnage of 493.143, and 60 ship of a tonnage ot 65.337, aa a result of submarines and mines.

Clipped from The New York Times11 Apr 1917, WedPage 1

The New York Times (New York, New York)11 Apr 1917, WedPage 1
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