Ancona



DescriptionAn Italian passenger steamship that was torpedoed and sunk on 8 November 1915 near the Gulf of Cagliari by U-38, causing a diplomatic crisis. Of the 446 passengers and 163 crew, 206 people were lost.
Year1915
Nationaliy of ShipItaly
Lives Lost206
Ship UseCivilian
Peacetime or WartimeWartime
WarWorld War One
Link to Wikipedia (Shipwreck / Event / Region)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SS_Ancona