Ships hit during WWI

Porto

NamePorto
TypeSailing vessel
GRT1,079 tons
Country  Portuguese
Built1885
BuilderA. McMillan & Son, Dumbarton
OperatorA. Gomes, Soc. en Cta., Oporto
HistorySteel bark. Built as Gartmore.

U-boat attacks on Sailing vessel Porto


DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
127 Jul 1918U 140 (Waldemar Kophamel)SunkStopped and scuttled 550 miles off the American coast or 340 miles 318° bearing from Cape Sable
39.18N, 60.40W
Savannah-Oporto
barrel staves and 600 bales of cotton


Position of attack on Porto

Legend

1918 (1).

Click on any marker to see the info on vessel. Left double-click to zoom-in. Right double-click to zoom-out.

1 map position found. In some cases the exact positions of losses are not known, those are not shown.


If you can help us with any additional information on this vessel then please contact us.

Return to WWI Ships Attacked main page