egyptian SS Georges Mabro (+1940)
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general
nationality egyptian
purpose transport
type cargo ship
propulsion steam
date built 1918
is nickname no
status
unknown
details
weight (tons) 2555  grt
dimensions 93.1 x 13 x 6.6 m
material steel
engine Triple expansion engines
power 234  n.h.p.
speed knots
about the loss
cause lost torpedo
date lost 27/09/1940  [dd/mm/yyyy]
about people
builder
Forth Shipbuilding & Engineering Co., Alloa (Allmhagh, Uk)
last owner
[1]Mabro Tewfick, Alexandria
SS Georges Mabro (+1940)
period 1932 ~ 1940
prev. owners
[2]Cie. Francaise Des Chemins De Fer De Paris-Orleans
Bordeaux
period 1918 ~ 1932
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references
[1]  uboat.net
[2] Hocking C., Dictionary of Disasters at Sea during the Age of Steam
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entered by Allen Tony
entered 11/10/2007
last update Vleggeert Nico
last update 08/05/2010
 
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Allen Tony11/10/2007Georges Mabro SS was an Egyption Cargo Steamer built in 1918 and of 2,555 tons. She was formerly called BORDEAUX (1932). On the 27th September 1940 when on route from HUELVA 07 AUG 40 and LEIXOS 21 SEP 40 for GLASGOW she was torpedoed by U-37 and sunk.
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