Ships hit during WWI

Tainui

NameTainui
TypeSteamer
GRT9,965 tons
Country  British
Built1908
BuilderWorkman, Clark & Co., Ltd., Belfast
OperatorShaw, Savill & Albion Co., Ltd., Southampton
HistoryCargo vessel with passenger accomidations.

U-boat attacks on Steamer Tainui


DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
18 Apr 1918U 82 (Hans Adam)Damaged60 miles SW of the Scillies - damaged by torpedo, beached at Falmouth but salvaged and returned to service.

Cardiff - Havre
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