Amiral Magon

DescriptionOn 28 January 1917, the troopship on its way to the Salonika Front was torpedoed and sunk west of Antikythera, Greece (35°49′N 20°02′E / 35.817°N 20.033°E / 35.817; 20.033) by SM U-39 ( Kaiserliche Marine) with the loss of 203 lives.
Year1917
Nationaliy of ShipFrance
Lives Lost203
Ship UseMilitary
Peacetime or WartimeWartime
WarWorld War One