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Year Built
1911
Official Number
212565
Ship Yard
Workman, Clark and Company Limited
General Type
Dry Cargo
Specific Type
Break Bulk
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Net Tons
2590 tons
Gross Tons
4596 tons
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Draft, Lightweight
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Displacement, Lightweight
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Immersion, Lightweight
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Fate
Sunk - Torpedo


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Vessel Information
Owner
United Fruit Company

Operator
War Shipping Administration

Operator Agreement
General Agent Agreement

Flag State
United States

Incident Information
Incident Date
October 21, 1943

Use at Loss
Cargo Transportation

Cause
Sunk - Torpedo

Cause Comments
Torpedoed and shelled by German aircraft while en route from Norfolk, Virginia, to Oran, (Algeria), via Algiers, (Algeria).

Conflict
World War II

Location of Incident
Mediterranean Sea

Accuracy of Incident Location
Historic 1

Lat/Long
36° 50' N., 01° 39' E.

Incident Location Comments
Approximately 15 miles northeast of Cape Tenes, (Algeria)

Lives Lost
2

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