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Built 1903

Tonnage 3,672 / 5,900 tons

Cargo: 1,100 tons of iron ore, 2,915 tons of groundnuts and 996 tons of groundnut cake 

Route: Vizagapatam - Barry Roads 

Sunk 25/May/41 by U-103 on pos. 06º 00’N, 12º 00’W

1 Crew missing

At 16.31 hours on 25 May, 1941, the unescorted Radames was hit in the stern by one torpedo from U-103 after being chased for about five hours and sank slowly by the stern off the Liberian coast. 


The final moments of SS Radames with only her bow above the water. She is seen when plummeted by the stern beneath the waves.


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