Ships hit during WWI

HMS Bayano

NameHMS Bayano
TypeArmed merchant cruiser
GRT5,948 tons
Country  British
BuilderA. Stephen & Sons, Ltd., Glasgow
OperatorRoyal Navy
HistoryPeace-time operator: Elders & Fyffes, Ltd., Glasgow

U-boat attacks on Armed merchant cruiser Bayano

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
111 Mar 1915U 27 (Bernd Wegener)SunkTorpedoed 3 miles off Corsewall Point
55° 03'N, 5° 26'W


Location also given as 10 miles SExE of Corsewall Point, Clyde

Position of attack on Bayano

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Hostile Sea

Corkill, Andrian

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