DescriptionOn 30 March 1941, while sailing unescorted off Sierra Leone, the passenger and cargo liner was hit by two torpedoes fired by U-124, sinking her 90 nautical miles (170 km) southwest of Freetown. Her master, 87 crew and 14 passengers were killed. Three survivors were rescued a week later; two more were rescued on 12 April.
Nationaliy of ShipGreat Britain
Lives Lost102
Ship UseCivilian
Peacetime or WartimeWartime
WarWorld War Two
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