Ships hit during WWI

Azul

NameAzul
TypeSteamer
GRT3,074 tons
Country  British
Built1898
BuilderW. Gray & Co., Ltd., West Hartlepool
OperatorBuenos Ayres, Great Southern Railway Co., Ltd. (A. Holland & Co.), London
History

U-boat attacks on Steamer Azul


DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
15 Feb 1917U 54 (Volkhard von Bothmer)Sunk180 miles W1/2N of Fastnet
50° 30'N, 14° 15'W
Buenos Aires - Cherbourg
wheat
11

Reported 50.20N 14.22W by the French Admiralty.

Position of attack on Azul

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1917 (1).

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