Tonnage: 4,576 / 7,052 dwt
Cargo: Iron, cotton, grain and hides.
Length: 349.5 ft
Beam: 50.4 ft
Draught: 23.7 ft
Speed: 10.5 kts
Sunk 3 Sep 39 on position 33º 50’S 53º 30’W. Scuttled after being shelled to avoid capture by RN Cruiser HMS Ajax seen in the picture by www.shipsnostalgia.com
42 crewmembers taken as POW and placed aboard British tanker San Gerardo which disembarked the prisoners at Montevideo. First detained by Uruguayan authorities, they later were released in custody of the German Consul.
Above, Cruiser HMS AJAX