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MaSS

stepping stones of maritime history

Map List

History

Liner built in Rotterdam for Koninklijk Rotterdamsche Lloyd in 1931, sister to the MS Dempo. After the 1940 invasion of the Netherlands she became a German hospital ship Strassburg. In 1943 she hit a mine off the Dutch coast.

References

  • MS Baloeran, Een beknopte scheepsbiografie - Nico Guns 2007.

Sunken Treasures

DEIC

World War II