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Name Official number Flag IMO
WANDILLA  122741  AUS   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1912  25/05/1912  06/10/1912 
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo Refrigerated  Steel Screw Steamer 2 Masts 
Builder Yard Yard no
Wm. Beardmore & Co. Ltd., Dalmuir Naval Constr Wk  506 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
7785 grt / 4532 nrt / 128.5 ft  56.7 ft  34.1.ft   
Engine builder Wm. Beardmore & Co. Ltd., Govan
Engine detail
2- Screw. 2x4Cyl. (23.5, 34, 50 & 72 - 54)in. 137nhp, 15 knots 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Adelaide Steamship Co. Ltd., Port Aderlaide  Adelaide   
Other names
1921 FORT ST GEORGE - 1935 CESAREA - 1938 ARNO 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1921 Bermuda & West Indies Steamship Co. Ltd., Hamilton, Bermuda
1935 Lloyd Triestino, Trieste
1937 Lloyd Triestino Soc. Anon di Nav., Trieste.
1940 Royal Italian Navy requisition - converted to a Military Hospital ship 
Vessel history
May 1915 requisitioned as a Troop Carrier HMAT A.62
1916 Converted to Australian Hospital Ship
15/3/1918 Returned 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1942  Air Attack 10/09/1942 
Disposal Detail
Torpedoed by British aircraft in 33.14N x 23.23E, about 40 miles NE of Ras el Tin. 
 

 



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