Ships hit during WWI

HMT Cameo

NameHMT Cameo
TypeNavy trawler
GRT172 tons
Country  British
BuilderMackie & Thomson, Glasgow
OperatorRoyal Navy
HistoryPeace-time operator: Kingston Steam Trawling Company Ltd., Hull. Fishing registration: H 394

U-boat attacks on Navy trawler Cameo

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
116 Jul 1915U 19 (Constantin Kolbe)DamagedDamaged by gunnery (one shell hit).
57° 20'N, 0° 40'E


Albert Sayer, Cameo’s skipper, was lightly wounded by the shell hit.

Position of attack on Cameo

If you can help us with any additional information on this vessel then please contact us.

Return to WWI Ships Attacked main page