Ships hit during WWI


GRT6,578 tons
Country  British
BuilderPalmers’ SB. & Iron Co., Ltd., Newcastle
OperatorCanadian Pacific Railway Co. (Canadian Pacific Ocean Services, Ltd.), Liverpool

U-boat attacks on Steamer Montfort

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
11 Oct 1918U 55 (Alexander Weiß)SunkTorpedoed 170 miles WxS3/4S of Bishop Rock. Hit on the 1st, sank the next day.
48° 00'N, 10° 20'W
London - Montreal
general cargo

Montfort was in convoy OD128 (sailed Plymouth Sound 30 September) at the time of the attack.

Position of attack on Montfort


1918 (1).

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