World War IDS Bør

DS Bør was torpedoed on February 21, 1918, by the German U-boat UC-49 near Coquet Island. The ship was en route from Tyne to Kristiania (now Oslo) carrying coal. One person lost his life in the sinking. (Source: Sjøhistorie.no)

Maritime enquiry: Bør

(Source: Sjøforklaringer over norske skibes krigsforlis, 1914-1918. B. 4 : 1918, via Nb.no)

About DS Bør

  • Nationality

    11659

  • Built

    1914

  • Wrecked

    21.02.1918

  • Carrier

    Fred Olsen & Co. Kristiania

  • Tonnage

    1700 dvt

Casualties