Ships hit during WWI

Finland

NameFinland
TypePassenger steamer
GRT12,222 tons (one of the largest ships hit)
Country  American
Built1902
BuilderW. Cramp & Sons Ship & Eng. Bldg. Co., Philadelphia
OperatorInternational Mercantile Marine Co., New York
History

U-boat attacks on Passenger steamer Finland


DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
128 Oct 1917U 93 (Helmut Gerlach)DamagedTorpedoed 150 miles from Brest
46° 21'N, 6° 30'W
St. Nazaire - New York
in ballast
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Position of attack on Finland

ship damaged.


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