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Name Official number Flag IMO
EL MADINA  159610  IND   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1937  22/09/1937  11/1937 
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo   Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow Clydeholm Yard  666 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
3961 grt / 1628 nrt / 359.8 ft  50.2 ft  22.0 ft   
Engine builder Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Glasgow
Engine detail
2-screw. 2xT3cyl.(20,31.5 & 53 - 36)in and LP turbines with DR gearing & hydraulic couplings 220lb. 916 HP 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Scindia Steam Navigation Co. Ltd., Bombay  Bombay   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1944  Torpedoed 16/03/1944 
Disposal Detail
Torpedoed by Japanese submarine Ro.111 in 20.54N - 89.36E on passage Calcutta to Chittagong with troops.
10 crew - 6 gunners - 364 soldiers perished  
 

 



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