Ships hit during WWI

East Point

NameEast Point
GRT5,234 tons
Country  British
BuilderJ. L. Thompson & Sons, Ltd., Sunderland
OperatorNorfolk & North American Steam Shipping Co., Ltd. (Furness, Withy & Co., Ltd.), Liverpool

U-boat attacks on Steamer East Point

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
19 Mar 1917U 48 (Berndt Buß)Sunk9 miles ExS1/2S of the Eddystone LH. 50.07W, 04.07W per KTB
50° 11'N, 4° 02'W
London - Philadelphia
general cargo

Position of attack on East Point

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