Ships hit during WWI

Bestum

NameBestum
TypeSteamer
GRT3,520 tons
Country  Norwegian
Built1895
BuilderChas. Connell & Co., Glasgow
OperatorA/S Bestum II (K. Th. Einersen), Christiania
History

U-boat attacks on Steamer Bestum


DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
112 Aug 1917U 93 (Helmut Gerlach)Sunk150 miles W of Bishop Rock. 48.34N, 9.04W per KTB
48° 33'N, 9° 00'W
Baltimore - London
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Position of attack on Bestum

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1917 (1).

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