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1936 General Cargo


Buildingyard: Aker Mek Verksted A/S.,Oslo

Built year: 1936

Yard no: 468

Tonnage: GRT: 4768/ NET: 2875 / TDW: 7610

Dims: LOA: 408,6ft/ BR: 55,3ft/ DR: 25,2ft


Machinery: 7-cyl by the shipbuilder

BHP: 4800

Speed: 13,5knots

Passengers: 12

Photo: WW Fleetlist 150 years

27.05.1936: Launched

31.07.1936: Completed. Price paid: NOK 2.291.293,52

09.03.1943: Torpedoed and sank of Cape Aguilhas. In pos 38.30S, 23.10E by German submarine U-506 on passage from Aden 

                     to Cape Town. Twelve of those onboard lost their lives.


Photo via Dag Bakka jr.

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