Research on the German Armed Forces 1918-1945
Rostock as a Hospital Ship 1944-45
Oct 19, 1922 Launched.
Feb 11, 1940 Captured by the French in the Atlantic, named St. Maurice.
June, 1940 Captured again by the Germans in Brest, renamed Rostock.
May 20, 1941 Put into service as Sperrbrecher 19.
Aug 11, 1944 Decommissioned and began conversion to hospital ship, still named Rostock.
?? Captured by MTB 696 and 713 (Free French Forces) off Lorient, renamed St. Maurice.
1955 Served under Costa Rica now named Azur.
1957 Served under Italy renamed Monte Pellegrino.
1964 Served under Panama now named Marhonda.
June 26, 1969 Sunk near Suez during the Egyptian-Israeli fighting.
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