Ships hit during WWI

Mar Adriatico

NameMar Adriatico
GRT2,410 tons
Country  Spanish
BuilderW. Pickersgill & Sons, Sunderland
OperatorCia. Maritima del Nervion (Urquijo y Aldecoa), Bilbao

U-boat attacks on Steamer Mar Adriatico

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
114 Feb 1917UC 21 (Reinhold Saltzwedel)SunkScuttled at the entrance of the Gironde River, 0.5 miles W of the Whistle Buoy
45° 43'N, 1° 24'W
New York & Lisbon - Bordeaux
general cargo

Position of attack on Mar Adriatico

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