Ships hit during WWI

Rostov

NameRostov
TypeSteamer
GRT1,280 tons
Country  Russian
Built1867
BuilderC. Mitchell & Co., Newcastle
OperatorRussian Steam Navigation and Trading Co., Odessa
HistoryUnder Imperial Russian Navy requistion as Transport 57. Also listed as Rostoff.

U-boat attacks on Steamer Rostov


DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
122 Nov 1915UC 13 (Johannes Kirchner)DamagedDamaged by shellfire from UC 13’s 37mm gun between Tuapse and Sotschi





215 Apr 1918UC 23 (Hans Georg Lübbe)SunkS of Sevastopol
44.35N, 34.20E




Position of attack on Rostov

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1918 (1).

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