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Zealandic

ZEALANDIC

Built for Shaw, Savill and Albion Co. Ltd., London and launched on 25 November 1927 by Swan, Hunter and Wigham Richardson Ltd., Wallsend, Sunderland. She was built as an 8281 ton twin diesel merchantman with a design service speed of 15 knots.
On 17 January 1941, under the command of Mast

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The few words sum up the dangers and hardships faced by the crews of the Merchant Navy during the war..all hands lost, even after successfully getting to the boats and then facing who knows what...may their souls rest in peace.
 

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