Ships hit during WWI

Tippecanoe

NameTippecanoe
TypeSteamer
GRT6,187 tons
Country  American
Built1914
BuilderA. McMillan & Son, Ltd., Dumbarton
OperatorU. S. Shipping Board
History

U-boat attacks on Steamer Tippecanoe


DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
125 Jul 1918U 91 (Alfred von Glasenapp)Sunk550 miles from Brest
40.57N, 15.25W
Philadelphia & New York - St. Nazaire

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Tippecanoe had sailed from New York in convoy HB6 on 18 July. The anti submarine escort joined the convoy the day after Tippecanoe was sunk.

Position of attack on Tippecanoe

Legend

1918 (1).

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