Ships hit during WWI

Umberto I

NameUmberto I
TypeArmed merchant cruiser
GRT2,766 tons
Country  Italian
BuilderA. McMillan & Son, Dumbarton
OperatorRoyal Italian Navy
HistoryPeace-time operator: Comm. G. Orlando, Livorno

U-boat attacks on Armed merchant cruiser Umberto I

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
114 Aug 1917UC 35 (Hans Paul Korsch)SunkTorpedoed off Gallinara Island
44° 04'N, 8° 15'E


or 2889 tons

Position of attack on Umberto I

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