Ships hit during WWI

Rio Tiete

NameRio Tiete
TypeSteamer
GRT3,042 tons
Country  British
Built1904
BuilderFurness, Withy & Co., Ltd., West Hartlepool
OperatorPetersen & Co., Ltd., London
History

U-boat attacks on Steamer Rio Tiete


DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
128 Mar 1916U 28 (Georg-G√ľnther von Forstner)Sunk140 miles W of Ushant
47° 30'N, 8° 25'W
Barry - Alexandria
coal
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Position of attack on Rio Tiete


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