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WW2 German Lazarettschiffe Konigsberg


Stats


Name:Königsberg
TypeS/S
Construction Yard
(Yard No.)Travewerk Gebr. Goedhart AG., Lübeck
(?)
Launched1.9.25
Commissioned4.11.25
Weight, BRT999
Length, meters66,18
Width, meters10,55
Depth, meters3,93
EnginesOne 3cyl expansion engine,
1 shaft, 2 boilers
Horsepower, HP650 induced
Speed, knots9,5
Range, nautical miles
(Max.)6170 at 9,5 knots using 286t coal
Patients (beds)/Medical staff70/?
Crew 16
ArmamentNone
OwnerMathies-Reederei AG., Hamburg

History

  • Completed as S/S 
  • Riga (Lübeck-Linie);
  • 1934 Königsberg;
  • Entered service as a hospital ship on 4.9.40;
  • 14.12.40 returned: Stettin;
  • 7.8.41 Transport, KM-Werft Kiel;
  • Returned 23.1.43; 
  • 9.7.45 to UK: Empire Conway;
  • 1946 to UssR: Anakria;
  • Removed from the ship register in 1960.