Ships hit during WWI

Mississipi

NameMississipi
TypeSteamer
GRT6,687 tons
Country  French
Built1912
BuilderChant. de Normandie, Grand Quevilly
OperatorCie. Générale Transatlantique, Havre
History

U-boat attacks on Steamer Mississipi


DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
12 Jun 1917U 87 (Rudolf Schneider)DamagedTorpedoed 150 miles WSW of Brest
48° 17'N, 8° 13'W
Havre - New Orleans



211 Jan 1918UB 80 (Max Viebeg)DamagedTorpedoed in the Seine Estuary

Havre - New Orleans



Position of attack on Mississipi

ship damaged.


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