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by Aris
Mon May 04, 2020 4:37 pm
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: tug ATHINA
Replies: 9
Views: 1907

tug ATHINA

Steam tug ATHINA (30 x 7 m, 117 grt) was registered in Lavrio (no.2) in 1939. Previously she was registered in Braila under Greek flag (no.88) since 1924. Any details on her date and place of construction or previous names would be most welcomed. Any information on her 1941-45 whereabouts are also s...
by Aris
Tue Feb 25, 2020 7:16 am
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: motorship ELISSAVET
Replies: 3
Views: 7275

Re: motorship ELISSAVET

Thank you both for your valuable input!
by Aris
Tue Feb 18, 2020 12:54 pm
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: motorship ELISSAVET
Replies: 3
Views: 7275

motorship ELISSAVET

Greek motor coaster ASTRAPI was requisitioned by the Greek Government in 1940-41 but is not mentioned as sunk during the war nor in lists of German captured ship nor in postwar lists of salvaged ships. Does anyone has any iformation regarding her whereabouts during 1941-44? Built 1917 at D. Boot, Ne...
by Aris
Thu Jan 30, 2020 10:32 am
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: minesweeper No. 311
Replies: 2
Views: 3931

Re: minesweeper No. 311

Thank you very much David!
by Aris
Wed Jan 29, 2020 7:09 pm
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: minesweeper No. 311
Replies: 2
Views: 3931

minesweeper No. 311

I found a note that a Royal Navy minesweeper under pennant number 311 was build in 1943 in Syria. Her specs were 36.3 x 6.7 m. Does anyone knows more on this vessel? Did she belonged to a certain class? Was this part of a number of minesweepers built at that area? Postwar she was sold to Greek owner...
by Aris
Wed Jan 29, 2020 7:04 pm
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: Wreck of Turbine/TA 14, Salamis
Replies: 2
Views: 5662

Re: Wreck of Turbine/TA 14, Salamis

The destroyer was a total wreck after the bombing. The wreck was cut up in the spot and the pieces were taken to an area inside the Naval Base for dumping. The work was done right after the liberation of Greece (no exact date, sorry) and from what I understand it was performed by the Greek Navy.