Ships hit during WWI


GRT5,130 tons
Country  American
BuilderRickmers A.G., Bremerhaven
OperatorU.S. Navy Naval Overseas Transportation Service

U-boat attacks on Steamer Ticonderoga

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
130 Sep 1918U 152 (Adolf Franz)Sunk
43° 05'N, 38° 43'W
Norfolk & New York - La Pallice


Two officers — Lieutenant Frank Muller, and Lieutenant (Junior Grade) Junius Fulcher — taken prisoner. Lt. Commander James J. Madison, Ticonderoga’s commanding officer, was awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor for this action.

Position of attack on Ticonderoga


1918 (1).

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