British Steam merchant
|Completed||1922 - William Doxford & Sons Ltd, Sunderland|
|Owner||Walter Runciman & Co Ltd, Newcastle-upon-Tyne|
|Date of attack||15 Feb 1941||Nationality: British|
|Fate||Sunk by U-123 (Karl-Heinz Moehle)|
|Position||55° 40'N, 25° 15'W - Grid AL 4195|
|Complement||42 (42 dead - no survivors)|
|Route||New York - Sydney - Glasgow|
|Cargo||General cargo, including flour, steel and ferralloys|
|History||Completed in May 1922 |
|Notes on event|
At 00.38 hours on 15 Feb 1941 the unescorted Alnmoor (Master Albert Edwards), a straggler from convoy SC-21 due to a gale on 10 February, was hit by one torpedo from U-123 and sank about 400 miles south-southwest of Rockall. The master, 39 crew members and two gunners were lost.
|On board||We have details of 41 people who were on board.|
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