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Wreck from Baltic Wreck list. Wrecks: Bengt Sture

 
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Bengt Sture
55° 02′ 30" N
17° 39′ 32" E
39 m
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Name
BENGT STURE

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Position
54 ° 02' 30" N
017 ° 39' 32" E

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History of duty
BENGT STURE
ex. GERRAT
Freight ship with mechanical drive. Equipped in steam machine. Driven by one screw with regular stroke (second spare on deck) . She was built in shipyard the Unterweser in Lehe, number of building 1917. This Swedish steamer was torpeded through Soviet submarime SC-406. Seven of persons of crew steamer was undertaken by Russians. These men "disappears" in USSR. Submergence had place during cruise from Danzig to Oxelosundu. The attack had place about 23.19 hour and next about 00.00 29 hour 10.1942 year. First torpedo missed aim. Ship sinked about 00.30.

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Dimensions
Total length 64,17 m
Width 9,52 m
Draft 4,72 m
Recorded capacity BRT

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Drive
One steam machine
One screw with regular stroke

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Armament
Lack
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Depths
The smallest depth on wreck 30 m
Depth on bottom 39 m
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