Ships hit during WWI

Cabo Blanco

NameCabo Blanco
GRT2,163 tons
Country  Spanish
BuilderCia. Euskalduna de Const., Bilbao
OperatorYbarra & Cia., Sevilla

U-boat attacks on Steamer Cabo Blanco

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
115 Apr 1917U 52 (Hans Walther)Damagednear Cape Santa Maria, Portugal
36° 48'N, 7° 40'W


Damaged by four shell splinters from the round fired across the steamer’s bow to get her to stop.

Position of attack on Cabo Blanco

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