Ships hit during WWI


GRT2,360 tons
Country  Belgian
BuilderR. Thompson & Sons, Ltd., Sunderland
OperatorAntwerpsche Zeevaart Mij. (Brys & Gylsen, Ltd.), Antwerp
HistoryKeltier was sold in 1918 to Lloyd Royal Belge, Soc. Anon., Antwerp.

U-boat attacks on Steamer Keltier

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
12 Oct 1918U 55 (Alexander Weiß)Sunk
46° 27'N, 11° 00'W
Milford Haven - New York
in ballast

Posted as missing; survivors not recovered from the lifeboats.

Position of attack on Keltier

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