Ships hit during WWI

Imperial Transport

NameImperial Transport
GRT4,648 tons
Country  British
BuilderIrvine’s SB. & DD. Co., Ltd., West Hartlepool
OperatorEmpire Transport Co., Ltd. (Houlder Bros. & Co., Ltd.), West Hartlepool

U-boat attacks on Steamer Imperial Transport

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
111 Apr 1917UC 34 (Robert Sprenger)SunkTorpedoed 140 miles NWxN1/2N of Alexandria. 33.16N, 28.35E per KTB.
33° 11'N, 28° 30'E
Port Said - Philippeville
in ballast

Master taken prisoner.

Position of attack on Imperial Transport

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