Ships hit during WWI

Thistleban

NameThistleban
TypeSteamer
GRT4,117 tons
Country  British
Built1910
BuilderCraig, Taylor & Co., Ltd., Stockton
OperatorAlbyn Line, Ltd. (Allan, Black & Co.), Sunderland
History

U-boat attacks on Steamer Thistleban


DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
123 Dec 1916U 73 (Gustav SieƟ)SunkMined 5 miles NNW of Alexandria, beached but a total loss

Karachi - Hull
rape seed, linseed & peas
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