Ships hit during WWI

Tripoli

NameTripoli
TypePassenger steamer
GRT1,743 tons
Country  Italian
Built1912
BuilderCant. Nav. Riuniti, Palermo
OperatorSoc. Italiana di Servizi Marittimi, Venice
History

U-boat attacks on Passenger steamer Tripoli


DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
113 Oct 1917UC 35 (Hans Paul Korsch)DamagedN of Sardinia
41° 02'N, 9° 44'E




217 Mar 1918UB 49 (Hans von Mellenthin)SunkTorpedoed near Capo Figari
41° 07'N, 9° 57'E




The wreck was located by the Italian navy in 2014.

Position of attacks on Tripoli


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