Ships hit during WWI


GRT7,409 tons
Country  American
BuilderJ. C. Tecklenborg A.G., Geestemünde
OperatorU. S. Shipping Board, New York
HistoryLarge steamer with passenger accommodations. Build for Norddeutscher Lloyd, Bremen as Köln. Laid up at Boston, MA in August 1914, seized there by the U.S. government on April 6, 1917.

U-boat attacks on Steamer Amphion

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
112 Oct 1918U 155 (Ferdinand Studt)DamagedDamaged by gunfire in the Western Atlantic
36° 06'N, 62° 59'W
Bordeaux - New York
in ballast

Position of attack on Amphion


1918 (1).

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