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Name: WAR CITADEL
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 03/11/1918
Completed: 11/1918
Builder: Northumberland Shipbuilding Co Ltd
Yard: Howdon
Yard Number: 251
Dimensions: 5684grt, 3563nrt, 399.6 x 53.0 x 32.8ft
Engines: T3cyl (25, 45 & 75 x 54ins), 619nhp
Engines by: North-Eastern Marine Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 12.0knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 142705
History:
11/1918 Shipping Controller, Government of Britain
1920 EE Ambatielos; renamed EFSTATHIOS
1924 Yugoslav-America; renamed MARIJA PETRINOVIC
1946 Jugoslavenska Slob; renamed GORICA
1956 PD Kyprianou; renamed CHEIK BOUTROS
24/07/1959 Broken up
Comments: 24/07/1959: Broken up at Osaka


Photo as GORICA copyright of Marijan Zuvic