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Total Records: 1
Name Nationality Location Date Lost
Statesman   British  200 miles NW of Inishtrahull  1941 

Statesman : British Prince , London Shipper
Owner Furness, Withy & Co 
Flag British  Builder Furness Shipbuilding Co Haverton-on-Tees 
Port Liverpool  Build Date 1923 
Official No 147474  Material Steel 
    Tonnage nrt/grt 7939 / 7308 / 4947 
Ship type Steam Ship  Dimensions 450.4 | 58 | 38.3
Ships Role  Cargo Ship  Rigging Style   
Super Structure
 
Hull
 
Machinery
 
 
Wreck Location  200 miles NW of Inishtrahull 
Date Lost 17/05/1941  Captain  
Cause Aerial Torpedo  Crew Lost
Position 56.44 N / 13.45 W  Passengers Lost   
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History

She was sunk by a Aerial torpedo dropped by a Focke-Wulf Condor 200 miles NW of Inishtrahull with the loss of one life.

 
Record Created on  21/10/2008
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