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Name Official number Flag IMO
BALZAC  143619  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1920  22/01/1920  03/1920 
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
D & W Henderson & Co., Glasgow Meadowside  523 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
5372 grt / 3210 nrt / 400.3 ft  52.3 ft  28.4 ft   
Engine builder D & W Henderson & Co., Glasgow
Engine detail
1-screw. T3cyl.(27,44 &73 - 48)in. 180lbs. 517NHP. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Liverpool, Brazil & River Plate S.N. Co. Ltd. - Lamport & Holt Ltd., Liverpool  Liverpool   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1934 Lamport & Holt Line Ltd., Liverpool 
Vessel history
Laid down as WAR YEW for The Shipping Controller 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
  Gunfire 22/06/1941 
Disposal Detail
Sunk by German Commerce Raider ATLANTIS in 15.16S - 27.43W on passage Rangoon for Liverpool with rice. 
 

 



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