Ships hit during WWI


TypeSailing vessel
GRT108 tons
Country  Portuguese
Builder?, Boston, MA
OperatorA.P. da Costa, Ltda., Lisbon
HistoryWooden schooner. Had previously been owned by Raul Barbosa, St. Vincent Island, Cape Verde as Adams. The vessel’s history, including when built and any previous names, is at present not certain.

U-boat attacks on Sailing vessel Lima

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
117 Feb 1917U 21 (Otto Hersing)SunkStopped and scuttled off Cato Espichel
38° 26'N, 9° 17'W
Lisbon - Setubal
in ballast

Position of attack on Lima

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