Swedish Steam merchant
|Completed||1912 - Campbeltown Shipbuilding Co, Campbeltown, Argyllshire|
|Owner||Stockholms Rederi-A/B Svea, Stockholm|
|Date of attack||11 Sep 1941||Nationality: Swedish|
|Fate||Sunk by U-432 (Heinz-Otto Schultze)|
|Position||63° 02'N, 37° 51'W - Grid AD 6644|
|Complement||20 (6 dead and 14 survivors).|
|Route||Sydney, CB - Methil - Kings Lynn|
|Cargo||502 standards of lumber|
|History||Completed in September 1912 |
|Notes on event|
At 04.06 hours on 11 Sep 1941, U-432 fired two torpedoes at two overlapping ships in convoy SC-42 and observed one hit after 3 minutes 15 seconds. The ship hit was probably the Garm in station #24. The survivors were shortly thereafter rescued from their lifeboats by the Bestum and were landed at Reykjavik three days later.
|On board||We have details of 7 people who were on board.|
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