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By Charles Hocking

Возможно лучший реестр пропавших, затонувших и затопленных кораблей (1824-1962). Информация изложена в алфавитном порядке. specified by an encyclopaedic shape, the ships are lined in strict alphabetical order. There aren't any photos or drawings - simply evidence approximately these ships. every one of those commences with a resume of the technical info via a quick account of the lack of the vessel itself. simply because it is a ebook released by means of Lloyds of London, the ships indexed are predominately these that have been insured by way of Lloyds on the time in their loss. different ships which have been both uninsured or just insured with one other corporation usually are not, for this reason, incorporated.

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Luckenbach was torpedoed and sunk by a submarine on March 10th, 1943, while on a voyage from New York to Belfast Lough. ; triple-expansion engines. The Greek ship Andreas was off the coast of Pernambuco on November 4th, 1942, when she was shelled by a German submarine and sunk. ANDREW G. ; triple-expansion engines. The American cargo ship Andrew G. Curtin was torpedoed and sunk by a German submarine on January 25th, 1944, in lat. , long. 25° 16'E. ; 34 knots; turbine engines; 3-drum boilers; three 3-9 in.

Of Kyushu, Japan. ; triple-expansion engines. The Spanish steamship Anboto Mendi was torpedoed and sunk by a German submarine on May 10th, 1918, in the North Sea. ; 14 knots; triple-expansion engines. The liner Anchises, Capt. D. W. W. , Donegal. Capt. James, 12 members of the crew and three passengers were killed. One hundred and fifty-six survivors were landed. ; 17 knots; triple-expansion engines; two 4 in. guns, one 12 pdr. The sloop Anchusa was torpedoed and sunk by a submarine off the north coast of Ireland on July 16th, 1918.

At el. de St. ; compound engines. The Brazilian ship Antonico was shelled and sunk by a German submarine on September 28th, 1942, at the entrance to the Marowyne River, Brazil. Sixteen of the crew of 40 were killed. ANTONIETTA F. ; compound engines. The Spanish ship Antonio Garcia was sunk in a collision off Vigo on December 14th, 1929. ANTONIO LOCATELLI Soc. Anon. Cooperativa diNav. ; tripleexpansion engines. The Italian ship Antonio Locatelli was intercepted by a British warship and sunk by gunfire on November 12th, 1940, 12 miles from Valona.

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