Swedish Steam merchant
|Completed||1914 - Akers Mekaniske Verksted A/S, Oslo|
|Owner||O.F. Ahlmark & Co Eftr-A/B (Martin Carl), Karlstad|
|Date of attack||13 Feb 1940||Nationality: Swedish|
|Fate||Sunk by U-53 (Harald Grosse)|
|Position||55° 30'N, 11° 00'W - Grid AM 5179|
|Complement||18 (18 dead - no survivors)|
|Route||Savona (23 Jan) - Gibraltar (7 Feb) - Stockholm|
|History||Completed in April 1914 as Norwegian Gerona for A/S Gerona (K. Andersen), Fredrikstad. 1931 sold to Sweden and renamed Norna for Rederi-A/B Esperia (O.F. Ahlmark). |
|Notes on event|
On 13 Feb 1940 the Norna was torpedoed and sunk by U-53. The ship went missing after leaving Gibraltar.
|On board||We have details of 18 people who were on board.|
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