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Name: WAR NAWAB
Type: Tanker
Launched: 13/06/1919
Completed: 08/1919
Builder: Palmer's Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Yard: Jarrow
Yard Number: 886
Dimensions: 5577grt, 3432nrt, 400.0 x 52.3 x 28.4ft
Engines: T3cyl (27, 44 & 73 x 48ins), 517nhp
Engines by: Palmer's Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 143383
History:
08/1919 The Shipping Controller (British Tanker Co Ltd), London
1921 The Admiralty
1936 Royal Fleet Auxiliary
26/07/1958 Broken up
Comments: 11/1946: In service for storage only
26/07/1958: Arrived at Troon for breaking by West of Scotland Shipbreaking


Above photo courtesy of Stuart Smith

Above photo copyright of the Wilson Collection