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Year Built
1933
Official Number
232171
Ship Yard
Federal Shipbuilding and Dry Dock
General Type
Passenger
Specific Type
Commercial Passenger Ship
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Net Tons
3839 tons
Gross Tons
9138 tons
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Draft, Summer
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Draft, Lightweight
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Displacement, Summer
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Displacement, Lightweight
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Immersion, Summer
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Immersion, Lightweight
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Fate
Sunk - Torpedo


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Vessel Information
Owner
Grace Line

Operator
Grace Line

Operator Agreement
General Agent Agreement

Flag State
United States

Incident Information
Incident Date
November 06, 1943

Use at Loss
Cargo Transportation

Cause
Sunk - Torpedo

Cause Comments
Torpedoed by German airplanes while en route from Liverpool, England, United Kingdom, to Naples, Italy, as part of Convoy KMF-25A.

Conflict
World War II

Location of Incident
Mediterranean Sea

Accuracy of Incident Location
Historic 1

Lat/Long
37° 13' N., 06° 21' E.

Incident Location Comments
27 miles north of Philippeville (Skikda), (Algeria)

Lives Lost
4

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