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Name Official number Flag IMO
SIRIS  143433  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1919  26/06/1919  25/09/1919 
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Screw Steamer 2 Masts 
Builder Yard Yard no
Harland & Wolff Ltd, Greenock   571 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
5242 grt / 3266 nrt / 400.3 ft  52.3 ft  28.5 ft   
Engine builder Harland & Wolff Ltd., Glasgow
Engine detail
1-screw, T3cyl (27, 44, 73 x 48in), 517nhp, 10 knots 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Royal Mail Steam Packet Co Ltd, London  London  23/09/1919 
Other names
WAR GEM (intended) 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1932 Royal Mail Lines Ltd., London 
Vessel history
Ordered by Shipping Controller as WAR GEM. Completed as SIRIS for RMSP. 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1942  Torpedoed 12/07/1942 
Disposal Detail
Torpedoed and shelled by U.201 in 31.20N - 24.48W on passage Hull for Rio de Janeiro, 3 lost. 
 

 



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