HMS Viknor

DescriptionThe naval auxiliary was with the 10th Cruiser Squadron commanded by Commander E. O. Ballantyne with 22 officers and 273 ratings. She sank with all hands on 13 January 1915 while patrolling in heavy seas off Tory Island, Ireland. It is thought she struck a German naval mine.
Nationaliy of ShipGreat Britain
Lives Lost295
Ship UseMilitary
Ship UseNavy
Peacetime or WartimeWartime
WarWorld War One
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