Ships hit during WWI

City Of Florence

NameCity Of Florence
TypeSteamer
GRT5,399 tons
Country  British
Built1914
BuilderPalmers’ SB. & Iron Co., Ltd., Newcastle
OperatorEllerman Lines, Ltd. (Hall Line, Ltd.), Liverpool
History

U-boat attacks on Steamer City Of Florence


DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
120 Jul 1917UC 17 (Werner Fürbringer)Sunk188 miles W3/4N of Ushant
47° 45'N, 9° 45'W
Cuddalore - Falmouth
general cargo
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Position of attack on City Of Florence

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