Ships hit during WWI

Messidor

NameMessidor
TypeSteamer
GRT3,883 tons
Country  British
Built1904
BuilderW. Doxford & Sons, Ltd., Sunderland
OperatorPlisson Steam Navigation Co., Ltd., London
HistoryTurret hull steamer.

U-boat attacks on Steamer Messidor


DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
117 Jan 1918U 84 (Walter Roehr)Damaged2 miles E1/2S of Penmarch
47° 46'N, 4° 24'W
Blyth & Brest - Quiberon
coal
0

or U 93 or UC 50

223 Jul 1918UB 50 (Heinrich Kukat)Sunk73 miles SExS1/4S of Port Mahon. Or 39.01N, 05.22E
38° 59'N, 5° 18'E
Manchester - Civitavecchia
coal
1

Position of attack on Messidor

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1918 (2).

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2 map positions found. In some cases the exact positions of losses are not known, those are not shown.


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