World War IDS Lorna

DS Lorna was sunk by the German U-boat U-62 on August 7, 1918. The ship was en route from New York to Le Havre, carrying general cargo. One person lost his life in the shipwreck. The survivors were gathered in a lifeboat and later rescued by a British patrol boat after two days. (Source: Sjøhistorie.no)

Maritime enquiry: Lorna

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

About DS Lorna

  • Nationality

    11659

  • Built

    1897

  • Wrecked

    07.08.1918

  • Carrier

    Otto W. Bergmann, Bergen

  • Tonnage

    3286 brt

Casualties