Ships hit during WWI

Cairo

NameCairo
Typesteamer
GRT1,671 tons
Country  British
Built1882
BuilderT. Turnbull & Son, Whitby
OperatorGlasgow Navigation Co., Ltd. (Maclay & McIntyre), Glasgow
History

U-boat attacks on steamer Cairo


DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
113 Aug 1915U 24 (Rudolf Schneider)Sunk34 miles SSW Tuskar Rock, St George’s Channel
51° 44'N, 6° 33'W
Glasgow - Huelva
general cargo
0

Position of attack on Cairo

ship sunk.


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