Vancouver City (1)

Built in 1930 by Doxfords at Pallion, for Reardon Smith Line Ltd., Bideford
4955: LBP 126.7m: Beam 16.8m Service speed 12.0kts

1930 Vancouver City. Reardon Smith Line Ltd., Bideford.
1939 Torpedoed and sunk by U-28 in 51.23N:07.03W on 14th September on passage from Suva to UK with sugar. The Second Engineer and two Engine Room ratings were killed in the attack.

The Vancouver City was the 25th British casualty of WW2


Vancouver City 1930 to 1939.
Photo taken 8th May 1930. copyright © Norm Gidney

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