Ships hit during WWI

Vesuvio

NameVesuvio
TypeSteamer
GRT1,391 tons
Country  British
Built1879
BuilderJ. Laing, Sunderland
OperatorGeneral Steam Navigation Co., Ltd., London
History

U-boat attacks on Steamer Vesuvio


DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
16 Apr 1916UB 29 (Herbert Pustkuchen)SunkTorpedoed 6 miles E of the Owers LV 503830N 003130E
50° 39'N, 0° 31'E
Messina - London
general cargo
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Position of attack on Vesuvio

ship sunk.


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