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Name Official number Flag IMO
HUNTERFIELD  84684  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1903  19/03/1903   
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Ailsa Shipbuilding Co, Ayr   114 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
1454 grt / 828 nrt / 240.1 ft  36.2 ft  17.1 ft   
Engine builder Muir & Houston Ltd., Glasgow
Engine detail
T3cyl (18, 30, 48 x 33in) 145nhp 9kn, 1-screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Lovart Steamship Co Ltd, Glasgow - mng Love & Stewart Ltd (James Hogg), Bo'ness  Borrowstounness  29/04/1903 
Other names
1932 MAIRA DEFTEREOU - 1942 GENOVA - 1944 DIANA 
Subsequent owner and registration history
11/1916 George Gibson & Co Ltd, Leith - reg Leith
8/1932 B P Deftereos, Argostoli - reg Argostoli
6/1940 Vichy French Government
11/1942 Italian Government
9/1943 under German control
1944 Mittelmeer Reederei GmbH 
Vessel history
1928 1383grt 753nrt
23/06/1940 stranded in Rhone estuary, towed to Marseille and detained, later seized by Vichy French Government; and then transferred to Italy.
9/9/1943 seized by German forces at Marseille 
Remarks


NB: there is some confusion on some websites with another old Greek vessel MAID OF SAMOS ex-BINGEN which was also taken over at Marseille, later to Italy as PUGLIA and then German as CARMEN 
End year Fate / Status
1944  Torpedoed 12/04/1944 
Disposal Detail
Torpedoed by HMS UNTIRING when 5 miles south of Oneglia, Genoa 
 

 



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