Ships hit during WWI

USCGC Tampa

NameUSCGC Tampa
TypeCoast guard vessel
GRT1,181 tons
Country  American
Built1912
BuilderNewport News Shipbuilding and Drydock Corp., Newport News
OperatorU.S. Coast Guard
History

U-boat attacks on Coast guard vessel Tampa


DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
126 Sep 1918UB 91 (Wolf Hans Hertwig)SunkTorpedoed in the Bristol Channel
50° 40'N, 6° 19'W


131

Entire crew lost.

Position of attack on Tampa

ship sunk.


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