Bullard King

War Time Losses

Vessel

Date

Cause

Souls Lost

Umvoti (1)

08 April 1917

On route from Cape Town for London she was torpedoed by German submarine U-55 when 200 miles NW x W from Ushant

4

Umgeni (1)

09 November 1917

 Foundered in a gale when in convoy on the 9th November 1917 when W of Ireland.

30

World War 1

Vessel

Date

Cause

Souls Lost

Umona (2)

30 March 1941

On route from DURBAN and WALVIS BAY for FREETOWN and LONDON carrying a cargo of 50 tons pulse, 47 tons jam, 1,549 tons of maize she was torpedoed by U-124 and sunk 90 miles SW of Freetown

102

Umtata (3)

07 July 1942

On route from ST LUCIA & KEY WEST for PORT EVERGLADES carrying a cargo of 2000 tons of mineral ore she was torpedoed by German submarine U-571 and sunk.

0

Umvuma

07 August 1943

On route from LONDON ,FREETOWN & DURBAN, for MAURITIUS she was torpedoed by German submarine U-181 and sunk

22

World War 2

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