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1927 General Cargo


Buildingyard: Deutsche Werke A.G. Kiel

Built year: 1927

Yard no: 211


Tonnage : GRT: 6732/ NET: 4038/ TDW: 10010

Dims : LOA: 461,4/ BR: 60,6/ DR: 8,9ft

Machinery : Two 8-cyl by the shipbuilder

IHP: 7000

Speed: 14,50knots

Passengers: 12

Photo: Treebs

28.07.1927: Launched as TALLEYRAND

20.10.1927: Completed. Price paid: NOK 3.069.377,22

02.08.1940: Captured SE of Mauritius in pos 31.00S, 67.00E by German raider ATLANTIS. On passage from Sydney, NSW and Fremantle to 

                     Cape Town and UK.

03.08.1940: Sunk. Crew were transferred to MV TIRANNA and 3 of the crew wre lost when the latter vessel was sunk by H.M. Submarine TUNA

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