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1940 General cargo


Buildingyard: Akers Mek. Verksted A/S, Oslo

Built year: 1940

Yard no: 478

Tonnage: GRT: 5488/NET: 3240 /TDW: 8300

Dims: LOA: 138,15/ BR: 17,47/  DR: 7,848mtr


Machinery: 5-cyl B&W by the shipbuilder

BHP: 5500

Speed: 15,25 knots

Reeferspace: 37,66 cubm     Passengers: 12

Photo: Unknown

18.10.1939: Launched 

11.01.1940: Completed 

00.08.1940: Seized by the Germans in Oslo

16.11.1940: Employed as SPERRBRECHER 16

08.04.1943: Struck a mine at La Pallice and got a heavy damage. The vessel was bombed during repairs.

10.08.1944: Bombed again, and sank the day after

00.00.1946: Raised and temporarily repaired. Fully repaired at Akers Mek. Verksted A/S

00.02.1949: Returned to service

11.06.1965: Sold to Eastcote Cia Nav SA. (Michail A. Karageorgis (Hellas) Ltd.), Panama. Renamed ARISTANDROS

00.00.1970: Transferred to Greek registry

21.09.1971: Delivered at Shanghai to China National Machinery Imp & Export Corp. for scrapping


Photo: Unknown

Photo show vessel as SPERRBRECHER 16

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