Greek Steam merchant
|Completed||1919 - Sir John Priestman & Co Ltd, Southwick, Sunderland|
|Owner||Leonidas A. Embiricos, Piræus|
|Date of attack||2 Nov 1942||Nationality: Greek|
|Fate||Sunk by U-402 (Siegfried Freiherr von Forstner)|
|Position||52° 30'N, 45° 30'W - Grid AJ 8674|
|Complement||31 (8 dead and 23 survivors).|
|Route||St. John, New Brunswick - Halifax - Hull|
|Cargo||6151 tons of general cargo and vehicles|
|History||Built as Westcliff 1920 renamed Ullstad 1936 renamed Rinos |
|Notes on event|
Between 04.10 and 04.13 hours on 2 Nov 1942, U-402 fired torpedoes at the convoy SC-107 about 500 miles east of Belle Isle and reported three ships sunk. One hit was observed on a Geraldine Mary type vessel in station #11 of the convoy, but this was possibly a detonation near the ship, while the other torpedoes hit the Dalcroy and Rinos.
|On board||We have details of 2 people who were on board.|
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