Miguel de Larrinaga Steamship Co Ltd. - Larrinaga & Co., Liverpool
1942 EMPIRE MERSEY
Subsequent owner and registration history
1931 Larrinaga Steamship Co. Ltd., Liverpool 1942 Ministry of War Transport - Larrinaga Steamship Co. Ltd., Liverpool
Sprang a leak on 08/02/1941 when 75 miles off the coast of New Jersey, beached and capsized in the Delaware River 09/02/1941 with the loss of two lives. Refloated 26/06/1941 and towed to Philadelphia, repaired and put back into service as the EMPIRE MERSEY
Fate / Status
Torpedoed by U-618 in 54.00N - 40.15W on passage New York for Manchester with government stores.