The Vanishing of the U.S.S. Cyclops


In 1918, a U.S. Navy collier vanished without a trace after leaving Barbados. The ultimate fate of the Cyclops remains a mystery almost 100 years later, but there are certainly plenty of theories about what happened.

The United States Navy collier Cyclops. Image by © Bettmann/CORBIS

Topics in this Podcast: wwi, World War I, 20th century, military history, maritime, Germany, Coal