swedish SS Vistula [+1939]
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general
nationality swedish
purpose transport
type cargo ship
propulsion steam
date built 1919
is nickname no
status
live live
details
weight (tons) 1018  grt
dimensions 65.2 x 10.7 x 4 m
material steel
engine triple expansion engine
power 90  n.h.p.
speed knots
yard no. 53
call sign
SDHR  
SDHR
about the loss
cause lost torpedo
other reasons gunfire - shelled
date lost 08/10/1939  [dd/mm/yyyy]
casualties  max.9rank: 653
about people
builder
De Haan & Oerlemans, Heusden, Holland, Heusden
engine by
Burgerhout Scheepswerf en Machinefabriek N. V., Rotterdam
last owner
[1]Rederi A/B Sylvia - Albert Billner, Göteborg (Gothenburg)
SS Vistula [+1939]
period 1937 ~ 1939
call sign: 
SDHR
prev. owners
[2]Sydsvenske Rederi A/B, Malmö
SS Bara
period 1929 ~ 1937
call sign: 
SDHR
[3]Lynn, W.C. & Co., Glasgow
SS Netta
period 1923 ~ 1929
[4]Andersen, Albert, Rodby Havn
SS Markersdal
period 1919 ~ 1923
captain
no. of crew 18
about the wreck
depth (m.) 150 max. / 125 min. (m)
orientation
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war grave
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entered 27/08/2008
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Allen Tony26/06/2007Vistula was a Swedish steam freighter built in 1919 and owned by REDERI AB SYLVIA. She was on route from GOTHENBURG for HULL with a general cargo, wood and flour. She was torpedoed by U-37 and sunk by gunfire, 45 miles North of MUGGLE FLUGGA, SHETLANDS. 9 dead, 9 survivors.
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