King Lud (2)

Official Number

Ship Builder

Engine Builder

Engine Type


160380


Harland & Wolff

Belfast


Harland & Wolff

Belfast


Diesel 6 Cyl

Single Acting

HP


1850 IHP

Screws


1

On passage New York to Bombay carrying military personnel and government stores, was torpedoed by Japanese submarine I-20 and sank in the Mozambique Channel, 350 miles E of Beira.

There were no survivors

The following names are listed at the

Merchant Navy Memorial at Tower Hill

Torpedoed and Sunk in Mozambique Channel 1942

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