Ships hit during WWI

Cadillac

NameCadillac
TypeTanker
GRT11,106 tons (one of the largest ships hit)
Country  British
Built1917
BuilderPalmers’ SB. & Iron Co., Ltd., Newcastle
OperatorAnglo-American Oil Co., Ltd., Newcastle
History

U-boat attacks on Tanker Cadillac


DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
17 Apr 1918U 53 (Hans Rose)DamagedTorpedoed about 100 miles WSW of Bishop Rock
48° 13'N, 11° 29'W
London & Plymouth - Sabine
in ballast
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Position of attack on Cadillac

ship damaged.


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