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1938 General cargo


Buildingyard: F. Schichau G.m.b.H., Danzig

Built year: 1938

Yard no: 1396

Tonnage : GRT: 7230/ NET: 4410/ TDW: 10850

Dims: LOA: 493,6 BR: 63,3/ DR: 29,0ft

Machinery: 2 x 8-cyl by the shipbuilders Elbingyard driving twin screws.

IHP: 10600      

Speed: 16,25knots

Ref space: 2200cbft

Passengers: 12

Photo: Unknown

11.12.1937: Launched

10.03.1938; Completed. Price paid: NOK 3.302.542,19

10.06.1940: Captured SE of Mauritius about 20.00S, 69.00E by German raider ATLANTIS. On passage Sydney, NSW and Melbourne

                     to Mombasa and the UK

22.09.1940: While trying to run the blockade to Bordeaux torpedoed and sunk in the Gironde Estuary by HM Submarine TUNA with a loss of

                     87 of the 292 onboard


Photo: Unknown

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