Ships hit during WWI

Mombassa

NameMombassa
TypeSteamer
GRT4,689 tons
Country  British
Built1889
BuilderJames Laing, Sunderland
OperatorBritish India Steam Navigation Co., Ltd., Glasgow
History

U-boat attacks on Steamer Mombassa


DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
120 Oct 1916U 39 (Walter Forstmann)Sunk8 miles NWxN Cape Corbelin
37.00N, 04.10E
London - Zanzibar
general cargo
1

Position of attack on Mombassa

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1916 (1).

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