Diala (1)

About

Completed 1938 as Diala for Anglo-Saxon. On 26-02-141 slightly damaged by a torpedo from U47 in convoy OB-290. On 15-1-1942 torpedoed by U553 on ballast from Stanlow to Los Angeles in convoy ON-52. Here bow was blown off. Diala's drifting wreck was finally torpedoed and sunk by U-587 on 23-3-1942.

Information
IMO number
1166601
Call sign
GJGX
Construction number
757
Tonnage
12.009 ton
Beam
18m
Length overall
147m
Year of construction
1938
Year of renaming/broken up
1942
Service for Shell
1938 to 1942
Cargo
Class
Flag state
Home port
Manager
Shipyard
Status
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