Ships hit during WWI


TypeHospital ship
GRT6,772 tons
Country  British
BuilderHarland & Wolff, Ltd., Glasgow
OperatorUnion-Castle Mail SS. Co., Ltd., Southampton

U-boat attacks on Hospital ship Galeka

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
128 Oct 1916UC 26 (Matthias Graf von Schmettow)SunkMined 5 miles NW Cap de la Hague. Beach but a total loss.
49° 34'N, 0° 05'E

Position of attack on Galeka

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