Ships hit during WWI

Kia Ora

NameKia Ora
TypeMotor vessel
GRT99 tons
Country  British
BuilderJ. R. Piper, East Greenwich
OperatorWynnfield Shipping Co. Ltd. (James W. Eason), London
HistoryA sailing barge fitted with a motor.

U-boat attacks on Motor vessel Kia Ora

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
18 Feb 1918UB 33 (Fritz Gregor)SunkStopped and sunk 20 miles NxW of Dieppe

Dieppe - Shoreham
in ballast

50.14.6000N 0.52.0000E per SHOM

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