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DescriptionWas a British steam merchant that was travelling unescorted in the North Atlantic when she was torpedoed by U-172. She explodes and sank northwest of the Azores with all aboard killed.
Nationaliy of ShipGreat Britain
Lives Lost145
Ship UseCivilian
Peacetime or WartimeWartime
WarWorld War Two
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