Ships hit during WWI

San Nazario

NameSan Nazario
GRT10,064 tons (one of the largest ships hit)
Country  British
BuilderW. Doxford & Sons, Ltd., Sunderland
OperatorEagle Oil Transport Co., Ltd., London

U-boat attacks on Tanker San Nazario

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
115 Oct 1917U 53 (Hans Rose)DamagedTorpedoed SW from the Scilly Islands, reached port.
48° 24'N, 8° 20'W
Plymouth - Tampico


Position of attack on San Nazario

ship damaged.

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