Jersey City (1)

Built in 1914 by Irvine of Middleton, West Hartlepool, as SANTERAMO, for Gulf Line Ltd, (Furness Withy). 4670 gt: LBP 117.3: Beam 15.9: Service speed 11kts.
1914 Santeramo. Gulf Line Limited.
1915 Jersey City. Great City Steamship Ltd. (Sir Wm Reardon Smith & Sons Ltd).
Torpedoed and sunk by U-46, in 58.30N:08.36W, on 24th May, whilst on
passage from Pensacola to Stornoway with a cargo of wheat.
There were no casualities, but the master was taken prisoner.


No photograph is available at the moment.
Jersey City. 1914 to 1917.

Jersery City. Page [1]
Memories from RSL staff. Page No. [1]