Ships hit during WWI

Housatonic

NameHousatonic
TypeSteamer
GRT3,143 tons
Country  American
Built1891
BuilderBarclay, Curle & Co., Ltd., Glasgow
OperatorE. F. Geer, New York
History

U-boat attacks on Steamer Housatonic


DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
13 Feb 1917U 53 (Hans Rose)Sunk20 miles S of Bishop Rock
49° 35'N, 6° 08'W
Galveston - London
wheat
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Position of attack on Housatonic

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