HMS Drake’s sister ship HMS Leviathan
|GRT||14,300 tons (one of the largest ships hit)|
|History||HMS Drake was one of 4 ships of the Drake class armoured cruisers. Her sisters were HMS Good Hope, HMS King Alfred and HMS Leviathan.|
U-boat attacks on Armored cruiser Drake
|1||2 Oct 1917||U 79 (Otto Rohrbeck)||Sunk||Torpedoed off the N coast of Ireland. Reached Rathlin Sound, where she sank in 7 fathoms of water and is a popular dive site today.||18|
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