Mersea Island Museum - Blackwater Ships

Ship:      HATIMURA
Arrived:22 September 1930
Departed:29 October 1930
Career:Built as WAR OPAL. Renamed HATIMURA-1919.
Torpedoed 3 November 1942 by submarines U132 and U442 55.38N 39.52W on voyage New York to Manchester with explosives and general cargo.

Arrived 22 Sep 1930 sailed 22 Oct 1930 [George Swieszkowski - Lloyds List]
HATIMURA airrived Antwerp 30 Oct 1930 [Dundee Courier 1 Nov 1930]

Tonnage:6,666 gross
Owner:British India SN Co. Ltd.
Official No:142722

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