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General von Steuben

General von Steuben

Seen off Torshavn, Faeroe Island, ca 1933

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North German Lloyd's General von Steuben

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And here:
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She was torpedoed and sunk with the loss of over 3000 lives in February 1945, while taking part in Operation Hannibal.

http://www.shipsnostalgia.com/guides/Passenger_Ship_Disasters_-_Part_7#Operation_Hannibal
 

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Thankyou for this memory,I saw her off Dover when she was having an
injured seaman taken off..I was in a sailing barge Celtic just before the war began..
Stan
 

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