Ships hit during WWI

Rio Ave

NameRio Ave
TypeSailing vessel
GRT179 tons
Country  Portuguese
BuilderJ. D. dos Santos Borda, Fâo
OperatorParceria Pescaria Portuense (E. Soarest), Oporto
HistoryWooden schooner.

U-boat attacks on Sailing vessel Rio Ave

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
125 Mar 1918U 155 (Erich Eckelmann)SunkStopped and sunk by gunnery 100 miles off Madeira
38° 33'N, 18° 08'W
? - Lisbon

Position of attack on Rio Ave

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