Canadian Motor tanker
|Completed||1943 - Collingwood Shipbuilding Co Ltd, Collingwood, Ontario|
|Owner||Minister of Munitions & Supply, Ottawa, Ontario|
|Date of attack||4 Jan 1945||Nationality: Canadian|
|Fate||Damaged by U-1232 (Kurt Dobratz)|
|Position||44° 30'N, 63° 00'W - Grid BB 7535|
|Complement||? men (2 dead and ? survivors).|
|Route||St. Johns - Halifax|
|History||Completed in December 1943 for the Government of Canada.|
|Notes on event|
About 17.00 hours on 4 Jan 1945, U-1232 attacked convoy SH-194 four miles off Halifax and reported two ships sunk. The Polarland was sunk, while the Nipiwan Park lost her bow, but could be salvaged and was repaired at Pictou until 30 Nov 1946.
|On board||We have details of 3 people who were on board.|
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