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Name Official number Flag IMO
RUSSIA    RUS   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1908  19/03/1908   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow Clydeholm Yard  470 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
8339 grt / 4844 nrt / 475.0 ft  57.7 ft  32.6 ft   
Engine builder Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow
Engine detail
2- Screw. 2xT3Cyl (26, 45 & 76 - 54)in. 200lb. 1194NHP. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Russian East Asiatic S.S. Co. Ltd, St. Petersburg  St. Petersburg   
Other names
alternative ROSSIJA - 1914 RUSS - 1921 LATVIA - 1923 FUSO MARU - 1938 HUSO MARU 
Subsequent owner and registration history
08/1914 Imperial Russian Navy requisition - Baltic fleet transport
04/1918 abandoned at Helsingfors / Helsinki
1919 A/S Det Ostasiatiske Kompagni, Copenhagen
1923 Osaka Shosen K.K., Osaka 
Vessel history
Passengers 1291 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1944  Torpedoed 31/07/1944 
Disposal Detail
Torpedoed by US submarine STEELHEAD in 18.57N - 120.50E in the Luzon Strait, west of Babuyan Islands. 
 

 



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