File No. 300.115C19/4

The Ambassador in Germany (Gerard) to the Secretary of State


1687. Consular Agent, Bremerhaven, reports Carib apparently ran on mine 22d, 11 a. m., 10 miles west Norderney, soon sank. Three of crew of thirty lost. Captain Cole and twenty-six men picked up hour and half later by German scout boat Annie Busse; brought to Bremerhaven 24th, 10 p. m.