|Builder||J. Priestman & Co., Sunderland|
|History||Peace-time operator: Mitre Shipping Co., Ltd. (Houlder, Middleton & Co., Ltd.), London|
U-boat attacks on Q-ship Farnborough
|1||17 Feb 1917||U 83 (Bruno Hoppe)||Damaged||Badly damaged by torpedo south of Ireland, beached the next day at Berehaven. Repaired and returned to merchant service.||51° 34'N, 11° 23'W||south of Ireland|
|Captain Gordon Campbell, Farnborough’s commanding officer, was awarded the Victoria Cross for this action, in which U 83 was sunk.|
Position of attack on Farnborough
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