Ships hit during WWI

Portwood

NamePortwood
TypeSteamer
GRT2,241 tons
Country  British
Built1913
BuilderS. P. Austin & Son, Ltd., Sunderland
OperatorWm. France, Fenwick & Co., Ltd., London
History

U-boat attacks on Steamer Portwood


DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
18 Aug 1918UC 49 (Hans K√ľkenthal)DamagedTorpedoed off Dartmouth
50° 14'N, 3° 36'W
Sherness & Portland - Barry Roads
in ballast
3

Position of attack on Portwood


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