Hapag cargo ship MAGDEBURG of 1925, previously owned by Deutsche-Australische Dampfschiffs Gesellschaft, Hamburg. GRT 6128.
Became armed Merchant Cruiser SPERRBRECHER VI, 1944 sunk by Allies at Royan.
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The East German vessel "Magdeburg" after being righted. Outbound from London for Cuba with a deck cargo of busses she collided with the "Yamashiro Maru" in dense fog on 27 October 1964 and capsized. Her crew was saved by the tug "Hibernia". Eventually refloated the "Magdeburg" was sold to Greek o