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Name Official number Flag IMO
SAN DEMETRIO  166623  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1938  11/10/1938  12/1938 
Vessel type Vessel description
Tanker Oil  Steel Motor Vessel  
Builder Yard Yard no
Blythswood Shipbuilding Co Ltd, Glasgow   52 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
8073 grt / 4815 nrt / 12132 dwt 463.2 ft  61.2 ft  33.1 ft  27 ft 1 in 
Engine builder J. G. Kincaid & Co. Ltd., Greenock
Engine detail
Oil engines 4SCSA 8cyl 650 x 1400 mm. Machinery Aft. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Eagle Oil & Shipping Co. Ltd., London  London   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
1940 Remarkable recovery after attack by ADMIRAL SCHEER. Abandoned then reboarded and limped home to Clyde. 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1942  Torpedoed 17/03/1942 
Disposal Detail
Torpedoed by U.404 in 37.03N - 73.50W on passage Baltimore for Halifax and U.K. with alcohol and motor spirit. 
 

 



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