Ships hit during WWI

Amphion

NameAmphion
TypeSteamer
GRT7,409 tons
Country  American
Built1899
BuilderJ. C. Tecklenborg A.G., Geestem├╝nde
OperatorU. S. Shipping Board, New York
HistoryLarge steamer with passenger accommodations. Build for Norddeutscher Lloyd, Bremen as K├Âln. 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
2

Position of attack on Amphion


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