World War IDS Algol

DS Algol was sunk on March 10, 1917, by the German U-boat U-81. The ship was en route from Newcastle to Bergen with a cargo of coal. Unfortunately, the entire crew of 18 lost their lives in the sinking. (Source: Sjøhistorie.no)

Maritime enquiry: Algol

(Source: Sjøforklaringer over norske skibes krigsforlis, 1914-1918. B. 2 : 1ste halvaar 1917, via Nb.no)

About DS Algol

  • Nationality

    11659

  • Built

    1896

  • Wrecked

    10.03.1917

  • Carrier

    Det Bergenske Dampskibsselskab, Bergen

  • Tonnage

    1748 dvt

Casualties