Ships hit during WWI

Orama

NameOrama
TypeArmed merchant cruiser
GRT12,927 tons (one of the largest ships hit)
Country  British
Built1911
BuilderJohn Brown & Co., Ltd., Clydebank, Glasgow
OperatorRoyal Navy
HistoryPeace-time operator: Orient Steam Navigation Co., Ltd., Glasgow

U-boat attacks on Armed merchant cruiser Orama


DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
119 Oct 1917U 62 (Ernst Hashagen)SunkWestern Approaches
48° 00'N, 9° 20'W


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Position of attack on Orama

ship sunk.


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