Ships hit during WWI

Santa Amalia

NameSanta Amalia
TypeSteamer
GRT4,309 tons
Country  British
Built1906
BuilderRussell & Co., Port Glasgow
OperatorEagle Oil Transport Co., Ltd., London
HistoryRefitted as a partial tanker prior to loss.

U-boat attacks on Steamer Santa Amalia


DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
128 Dec 1917U 19 (Johannes SpieƟ)SunkTorpedoed 30 miles NxE1/2E of Malin Head
55° 36'N, 7° 38'W
Manchester - Puerto Mexico
in ballast
43

Sailed from Lamlash in convoy OB34 on previous day

Position of attack on Santa Amalia


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