Clan MacPherson (2)


On March 4th, 1918, SS Clan MacPherson, on a voyage from Malta to Colon with a cargo of government stores, was sunk by the German submarine UC-27 (Otto Gerke), 24 miles north of Cape Serrat.

18 persons were killed

Shown is her identical sister ship Clan MacIntosh (2)

Torpedoed and Sunk in The Mediterranean - 1918

Clan MacPherson

Left Malta

For Colon

Lost 4 March 1918

Fate

Fourth Officer

F B Nash

Lost

Third Engineer

J Simpson

Lost

Vessel

Built

Service

Tonnage

Clan MacPherson (2)

1905

1917 Collision near Belfast repaired

1918 Torpedoed and sunk in Mediterranean

4970

Official Number

Ship Builder

Engine Builder

Engine Type

HP

Screws

121274

Furness Withy

West Hartlepool

Richardson Westgarth

Hartlepool

Steam 3 Cyl

448 NHP

2300 IHP

1

Master

Date

Left

Destination

C Shapland

9/1914

Glasgow



3/1915

Glasgow



6/1915

Glasgow


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