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Port Denison (1918)
Port Denison
Built: 1918 by Workman, Clark & Co, Belfast--sister of Port Darwin
Tonnage: 8,191grt
Owners: Commonwealth & Dominion Line
Fate: Bombed & sunk by a/c, 26.9.1940.

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The Port Denison was the first ship to be lost by the Port Line. As the commodore ship in a convoy of 44 ships outward bound from the UK she was bombed by a single German bomber off the Aberdeenshire coast in September 1940 with the loss of 16 lives.
 

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