Swedish Motor merchant
|Completed||1925 - A/B Götaverken, Gothenburg|
|Owner||A/B Svenska Amerika-Mexiko Linien, Gothenburg|
|Date of attack||13 Apr 1942||Nationality: Swedish|
|Fate||Sunk by U-123 (Reinhard Hardegen)|
|Position||28.21N, 80.22W - Grid DB 9426|
|Complement||26 (9 dead and 17 survivors).|
|Route||Fernandina Beach, Florida - Tampa - Halifax - Liverpool|
|Cargo||4593 tons of phosphate|
|History||Completed in April 1925 |
|Notes on event|
After 07.45 hours on 13 Apr, 1942, the unescorted Korsholm was shelled by U-123, caught fire and sank about 70 miles off Cape Canaveral. The master and eight crew members were lost.
|On board||We have details of 5 people who were on board.|
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