Ships hit during WWI

Vacuum

NameVacuum
TypeSteamer
GRT2,551 tons
Country  American
Built1912
BuilderGreat Lakes Engineering Works, Ecorse, MI
OperatorVacuum Oil Co., Inc., New York
HistoryPossibly converted into a tanker.

U-boat attacks on Steamer Vacuum


DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
128 Apr 1917U 44 (Paul Wagenf├╝hr)SunkTorpedoed about 120 miles W of Barra, Hebrides
57° 20'N, 10° 10'W
Liverpool - New York

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Position of attack on Vacuum


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