Ships hit during WWI

Alexander Shukoff

NameAlexander Shukoff
GRT1,652 tons
Country  Danish
BuilderE. Withy & Co., Hartlepool
OperatorA/S Det Dansk-Russiske Dampsk. Selsk. (H. Morch), Copenhagen

U-boat attacks on Steamer Alexander Shukoff

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
117 May 1917UC 79 (Erich Haecker)prizeSkagerrak
57° 56'N, 8° 39'E


Taken as prize, later released. Ship sunk by U 87 August 22, 1917.

222 Aug 1917U 87 (Rudolf Schneider)Sunkabout 30 miles W of Florö (N of Bergen)

Bergen - Lerwick
in ballast

Position of attack on Alexander Shukoff

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