Ships hit during WWI

Rigel

NameRigel
TypeSteamer
GRT2,671 tons
Country  Norwegian
Built1906
BuilderClyde SB. & Eng. Co., Ltd., Port Glasgow
OperatorBugge & Olsens Rederi A/S (Bugge & Olsen), Larvik
History

U-boat attacks on Steamer Rigel


DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
131 Jan 1917U 43 (Hellmuth J├╝rst)SunkCaptured and scuttled 60 miles NW of Cape Vilano

Newport, Mon. - Lisbon
coal
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