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Persier

Built by Northumberland Shipbuilding Co., , England, 1918. 5382 gross tons; 400 (bp) feet long; 52 feet wide. Steam triple expansion engine, single screw.  Service speed 10.5 knots.  

Built for Lloyd Royal Belge, Belgium flag, in 1918 and named Persier. Antwerp and Havre to New York service. Torpedoed and sunk by German submarine off Eddystone Light in 1945.


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