Greek Steam merchant
|Completed||1907 - W. Gray & Co, West Hartlepool|
|Owner||G.C. Dracoulis, Athens|
|Date of attack||18 Oct 1940||Nationality: Greek|
|Fate||Sunk by U-99 (Otto Kretschmer)|
|Position||57° 14'N, 10° 38'W - Grid AM 2928|
|Complement||28 (1 dead and 27 survivors).|
|Route||Sydney - Garston|
|Cargo||5426 tons of sulphur|
|History||Built as Maylands 1920 renamed Maymead 1922 renamed Islemoor 1927 rename Niritos|
On 11 Mar 1940, the Niritos was damaged by a mine laid on 9 March by the German auxiliary minelayer Schiff 11/Ulm in 51°25N/01°45E.
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