Ships hit during WWI

Amiral Zede

NameAmiral Zede
GRT5,980 tons
Country  French
BuilderChant. & Atel. de St. Nazaire, St. Nazaire
OperatorChargeurs RĂ©unis, Havre

U-boat attacks on Steamer Amiral Zede

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
119 Nov 1917UC 77 (Reinhard von Rabenau)SunkTorpedoed in the early hours, 22 miles SE of Carnsore Point, Ireland
52° 01'N, 6° 06'W
Havre & Newport (Mon.)-Buenos Ayres


Crew was rescued by SS Clangula and landed at Milford Haven. When departing from MH that same day Clangula in her turn, was also torpedoed by the same submarine and 15 of her crew lost.

Position of attack on Amiral Zede

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