Ships hit during WWI


GRT3,587 tons
Country  British
BuilderJ. L. Thompson & Sons, Ltd., Sunderland
OperatorPentwyn SS. Co., Ltd. (F. H. Lambert, Barnett & Co.), Cardiff

U-boat attacks on Steamer Pentwyn

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
116 Oct 1918U 90 (Heinrich Jeß)Sunk20 miles NExN1/4N of The Smalls. 52.09N, 05.42W per KTB
52° 30'N, 5° 43'W
Lagos - Liverpool
general cargo

Vessel had sailed from St Vincent, Cape Verde, as part of convoy HD52 on 30 September 1918

Position of attack on Pentwyn


1918 (1).

Click on any marker to see the info on vessel. Left double-click to zoom-in. Right double-click to zoom-out.

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

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

Return to WWI Ships Attacked main page