Asked in World War 1, Boats and Watercraft
What passenger ships were sunk by German u-boats in World War 1?
Ocean liner Lusitania.
What was the British ships name that was sunk with 128 Americans on it in World War 1?
British passenger liner Lusitania was the ship name.
Asked in World War 2, Japan in WW2, US Navy
What were the Japanese ships called hell ships during World War 2?
The Oryoku Maru was a passenger cargo liner. Please see the related link below for a list of ships and links to more information: ...
Asked in World War 2, History of Europe
Did civilian passenger ships travel across the Atlantic during World War 2?
Yes there were civilian passenger ships that traveled across the Atlantic Ocean during World War 2. Unfortunately during this time there were many civilian passenger ships that never reached their destinations due to disaster striking during their sail. ...
Asked in World War 1, WW1 Homefront
What was the name of the British passenger liner sunk that out raged Americans during the World War 1?
I believe that it was the Lusitania
This pledge was a promise by the German government to stop sinking non-military merchant marine and passenger ships it was ultimately rescinded?
There was no formal pledge not to sink civilian ships, however the concept of neutrality was accepted and agreed by all the western powers. The illusion of neutrality was shattered when a German submarines sank the unarmed passenger liner Lusitania. ...
Which is bigger a cruise ship or an ocean liner?
It depends. Currently, the Queen Mary 2 is the only Ocean Liner left in the world. So, any ship bigger than that like Oasis of the Seas or Allure of the Seas would prove that only a few cruise ships surpass the size of the one Ocean Liner left in the world. ...
Asked in Titanic, History of the United States
Now is Titanic the biggest ship?
No. The German liner Imperator was launched 5 weeks after the Titanic's sinking. Imperator was about 30 feet longer than Titanic. Today, the largest ships in the world are probably the big container ships and oil tankers. Queen Mary II I think is the biggest passenger ship at 150,000 tons. She is much larger than the Titanic. nope...
Why did the United States become involved in World War I?
The United States entered World War I as a result of the sinking of the Lusitania (an American passenger liner) in 1915 and the Zimmerman Telegram (which was a German diplomatic cable urging Mexico to join the Central Powers in order to receive there lost territories in the USA) in 1917. In addition, Germany used unrestricted submarine warfare which resulted in the sinking of several passenger ships with Americans aboard. ...
What is the biggest cruise ship terminal in the world?
PortMiami, or the Port of Miami, is the biggest port for cruise and other passenger ships. It has held that title for two decades. It can also handle cargo ships. ...
Asked in World War 1
Which was the largest ship during World War 1?
The longest were the ships of the Queen Elizabeth class (British) at 645 ft. long. However, at 31, 400 long tons (empty) the Pennsylvania class (American) displaced more but they stayed in the U.S. during the war. Also there were many passenger ships that both outweighed and were longer than either of the 2 classes stated previously. ...
Asked in Cruises and Ocean Liners
What is the name of the biggest royal caribbean cruise ship?
The largest Royal Caribbean cruise ships also happen to be the largest of any passenger ships in the world. they are called Oasis class ships, and Royal Caribbean currently has two of them, name Oasis of the Seas and Allure of the Seas. ...
Asked in Lakes and Rivers
The last letter of the longest river in the world?
The last letter of the longest river in the world is e. The longest river in the world is the nile. ...