M/T Hallanger

Call sign
LGPN - LFWA
Shipping company
Westfal - Larsen & Co., Bergen
Nationality
Norway flaggNorway
Home port
Enlistment district

Shipyard

Name
Nederlandsche Scheepsbouw Maats., Amsterdam, Nederland
Build year
1928
Yard number
188
Month of delivery
April

Maritime inquiries 1939 - 1945

Other

  • Participant in WW2
  • Torpedoed, 30.3.1943
  • Civilian ship

Tonnage

Gross tonnage:
9.551
Net tonnage:
5.714
Deadweight:
14.580

Engine

Propulsion:
Werkspoor
Engine size:
BHK 2800 NHK 758
Speed:
10,5

Dimensions

Length:
474.4'
Beam:
64.5'
Draft:
36.5'
  • HISTORIKK:
    v/H. Larsson-Fedde

    04/1928: Levert som HALLANGER til Westfal-Larsen & Co. A/S, Bergen 
    03/1943: Torpedert og senket av tysk ubåt U-596 (Korvettenkapitän Gunter Jahn) i pos.
                   N 36.55' , E 01.39 den 30/3-1943 på reise fra Algerie via Gibraltar til New York i ballast.
                   Hele besetningen reddet 

    Maskineri:
    2 stk. dieselmotorer, 4 takt enkeltvirkende diam. 670 mm. Wekspoor, Amsterdam, Holland.

    Se også:
    http://www.warsailors.com/singleships/hallanger.html

    Shipwreck location

    Latitude: 36.916667
    Longitude: 1.65