Ships hit during WWI

West Point

NameWest Point
GRT3,847 tons
Country  British
BuilderIrvine’s SB. & DD. Co., Ltd., West Hartlepool
OperatorNorfolk & No. American Stm. Shipping Co., Ltd., (Furness, Withy & Co., Ltd.), West Hartlepool

U-boat attacks on Steamer West Point

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
18 Oct 1916U 53 (Hans Rose)Sunk46 miles SExE of the Nantucket LV
40° 25'N, 69° 00'W
London - Newport News
general cargo

Position of attack on West Point

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