Clan MacFarlane (2)


On 17th July 1940,  Clan Macfarlane collided with the GANGES and sank about 250 miles SE of Cape Gardefui.

Forty-one of the crew of Clan Macfarlane were lost.

On the 6th April 1942 GANGES was sunk by Japanese aircraft and warships 20 miles off Vizagapatam.

Fifteen of her crew were killed.

Sunk after Collision in The Indian Ocean - 1940

Clan MacFarlane

Left Liverpool

For Cochin via Mombasa

Lost 17 July 1940

Fate


H Allan

Lost


T Dalziel

Lost


A D Ferguson

Lost


S Jeffrey

Lost


M McCallum

Lost


C W Milner

Lost


A Munn

Lost


J Welsford

Lost

Vessel

Built

Service

Tonnage

Clan MacFarlane (2)

1922

1940 Sank after collision in Indian Ocean

6222

Official Number

Ship Builder

Engine Builder

Engine Type

HP

Screws

146317

Ayrshire Dockyard

Irvine

Dunsmuir & Jackson

Glasgow

Steam 3 Cyl

630 NHP

2200 IHP

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