HARRY LUCKENBACH


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Year Built
1919
Official Number
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Ship Yard
Sun Shipbuilding and Drydock
General Type
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Specific Type
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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
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Operator
Luckenbach Steamship Company

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Flag State
United States

Incident Information
Incident Date
March 17, 1943

Use at Loss
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Cause
Sunk - Torpedo

Cause Comments
Torpedoed by German submarine U-91 while en route from New York to a United Kingdom port as part of Convoy HX-229.

Conflict
World War II

Location of Incident
Northwest Atlantic

Accuracy of Incident Location
Historic 2

Lat/Long
50° 38' N., 34° 46' W.

Incident Location Comments
Approximately 400 miles east-southeast of Cape Farewell, Greenland

Lives Lost
80

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