Ships hit during WWI


TypeSailing vessel
GRT2,543 tons
Country  French
BuilderC. Connell & Co., Glasgow
OperatorAnt. Dom. Bordes et fils, Dunkerque
HistoryFour-masted steel-hull bark. Built as Marion Josiah for Rogers & Co., Glasgow, sold to Ant. Dom. Bordes et fils in 1910.

U-boat attacks on Sailing vessel Tijuca

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
122 Nov 1917U 151 (Waldemar Kophamel)SunkAssaulted by gunnery, which forced the crew to abandon ship, and then sunk by torpedo about 200 miles SE of Santa Maria, Azores
36° 00'N, 20° 40'W
La Pallice - Taltal
in ballast

Position of attack on Tijuca


1917 (1).

Click on any marker to see the info on vessel. Left double-click to zoom-in. Right double-click to zoom-out.

1 map position found. In some cases the exact positions of losses are not known, those are not shown.

If you can help us with any additional information on this vessel then please contact us.

Return to WWI Ships Attacked main page