ss Statesman

30th April 2006, 13:15
hello could anyone please help me out with a few photos or info.of some ww2 british merchant ships.

photo of ss statesman sunk in 17 may 1941 in atlantic, by long range german air craft, was on board when happened.

photo of ss bruges, sunk 11-06-40 was also on board. by german dive bomber.

photo of ss oronsay, sunk by torpedoe, 1942 october

Eric Parkin
16th May 2006, 10:50
Hello Bill,

There are 3 views of the Statesman 1935-1941 if it is the Harrison Line Vessel, which I think it is, at :

Also a good view of her at : T & J Harrison History.



16th May 2006, 11:43
Welcome billhall to the site enjoy it and all it has to offer.