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German Armed Forces Research 1918-1945


Name: Marburg
Type S/P
Construction Yard
(Yard No.)
Burmeister & Wain, Copenhagen
Launched 1912
Commissioned 1912
Weight, metric tons 2950
Weight, BRT 1618
Length, meters 82,42
Width, meters 11,98
Depth, meters 4,90
Engines One 4cyl. expansion engine,
1 shaft, 3 boilers
Horsepower, HP 2300 induced
Speed, knots 14,5
Range, nautical miles
? at 14 knots using 100t coal
Patients/Medical staff ?/?
Crew ?
Armament None
Owner Det Forenede Dampskibsselskab A/S, Copenhagen
History completed as Danish S/P Aarhus; 18.4.44 seized by the KM as tender, Admiral der Uboote; 18.1.45 into service as the hospital ship Marburg; returned 5.45, Aarhus; 1949 Botnia; later became accommodation hulk Huso-Werft; 2.73 to P & W McLean, Bo'ness for scrapping.