M/S Dumra

Call sign
GFTN
Shipping company
Nationality
Great Britain flaggGreat Britain
Home port

Shipyard

Name
C. Hill & Sons Ltd., Bristol, UK
Build year
1922
Yard number
146
Month of delivery
mai

Other

  • Participant in WW2
  • Torpedoed, 5.6.1943
  • Civilian ship

Tonnage

Gross tonnage:
2.304
Net tonnage:
1.317

Engine

Propulsion:
North British Diesel
Engine size:
NHK 259

Dimensions

Length:
271.7'
Beam:
43.6'
Draft:
21.3'
  • HISTORIKK: v/H. Larsson-Fedde

      5/1922: British India Steam Nav.Co.Ltd., Glasgow, U.K.                                 "DUMRA"
      6/1943: Torpedert (senket) 5. juni av tysk ubåt U-198 (Kapitän zur See Werner Hartmann )
                  i pos.S 28.15, E 33.20 på reise Tulear, Madagaskar til Durban.
                  Besetning og passasjerer 93, 26 omkom og 67 reddet.

    Shipwreck location

    Latitude: -28.25
    Longitude: 33.333333