|Builder||W. Doxford & Sons, Ltd., Sunderland|
|Operator||London Maritime Trading Co., Ltd. (Petersen & Co., Ltd.), London|
|History||Turret hull steamer.|
U-boat attacks on Steamer Rio Claro
|1||5 Jan 1918||U 63 (Kurt Hartwig)||Sunk||Torpedoed and sunk 2 miles off Riva Trigoso, Rapallo Bay||44° 13'N, 9° 29'E||Livorno - Carthagena||in ballast||0|
|After portion refloated in March 1919. A new forward end was in built 1920 and the ship was put back in service.|
Position of attack on Rio Claro
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