Fort Mumford

Built in 1942 by Prince Rupert Dry Dock Company, Prince Rupert, British Columbia for British Government. 7132 gt: LBP 129.5m: Beam 17.4m: Service speed 11.0kt

1942 Fort Mumford, British Government
!942 Operated for British Government by Reardon Smith Line Ltd.
1943 Torpedoed and sunk by Japanese submarine, I-27 in 10.00N: 71.00E, on 20th March. She was on her maiden voyage from Vancouver with a cargo of Military stores for Aden and Alexandria.

See also :-, with full acknowledgement to the authors © 2002-2010 Bob Hackett & Sander Kingsepp


Fort Mumford fitting out in Prince Rupert.
Fort Mumford being fitted out in drydock Prince Rupert

Fort Mumford. Page [1]
Official Loss Report. [1] [2]