HALMA


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Halma_8405_001.jpg
Year Built
1940
Official Number
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Shipyard
Aalborg Vaerft A/S
General Type
Refridgerated
Specific Type
Other Refrigerated
MARAD Type
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Ship Length
373 feet
Beam
52 feet
Mast Height
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Net Tons
1605 tons
Gross Tons
2937 tons
Cargo Capacity
195000 square feet
Draft, Summer
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Draft, Lightweight
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Displacement, Summer
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Displacement, Lightweight
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Immersion, Summer
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Immersion, Lightweight
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Fate
Sunk - Mine

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Vessel Name History

HALMA

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Vessel Information
Owner
Marine Operating Corporation

Operator
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Operator Agreement
General Agent Agreement

Flag State
Panama

Incident Information
Incident Date
June 03, 1943

Use at Loss
Cargo Transportation

Cause
Sunk - Mine

Cause Comments
Struck a mine laid by German submarine U-119 while en route from Boston, Massachusetts, to Greenland.

Conflict
World War II

Location of Incident
Northwest Atlantic

Accuracy of Incident Location
Historic 1

Lat/Long
44° 17' N., 63° 23' W.

Incident Location Comments
Approaches to Halifax

Lives Lost
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