Ships hit during WWI

William Rockefeller

NameWilliam Rockefeller
GRT7,175 tons
Country  American
BuilderW. Cramp & Sons Ship & Engine Bldg. Co., Philadelphia
OperatorU. S. Navy - Naval Overseas Transportation Service

U-boat attacks on Tanker William Rockefeller

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
118 May 1918UC 58 (Kurt Schwarz)Sunk21m E of Kinnaird Head
57° 44'N, 1° 23'W
Philadelphia - Rosyth
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Position of attack on William Rockefeller

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