Greek Steam merchant
|Completed||1911 - J. Readhead & Sons Ltd, South Shields|
|Owner||Heirs of Nicolas G. Kyriakides, Piræus|
|Date of attack||30 Jun 1940||Nationality: Greek|
|Fate||Sunk by U-47 (Günther Prien)|
|Position||50.25N, 14.33W - Grid BE 3195|
|Complement||30 (0 dead and 30 survivors).|
|Route||Macoris - Liverpool|
|Cargo||7243 tons of sugar|
|History||Built as Trevalgan, 1929 renamed Georgios Kyriakides |
|Notes on event|
At 14.45 hours on 30 Jun, 1940, the unescorted Georgios Kyriakides was hit in the bow by a torpedo from U-47 and sank southwest of Ireland.
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