Yugoslavian Steam merchant
|Completed||1911 - William Doxford & Sons Ltd, Sunderland|
|Owner||Atlantska Plovidba DD, Susak|
|Date of attack||16 Mar 1940||Nationality: Yugoslavian|
|Fate||Sunk by U-29 (Otto Schuhart)|
|Position||51° 20'N, 3° 39'W - Grid AM 9947|
|Complement||34 (1 dead and 33 survivors).|
|Route||Cardiff - Buenos Aires|
|Cargo||Coal and coke|
|History||Completed in November 1911 as Tafna for English & American Shipping Co Ltd (Bowring), London. 1926 renamed Wynacre for Wyn Shipping Co Ltd (W.A. Young & Co), London.
1931 sold to Yugoslavia and renamed Slava. |
|Notes on event|
On 16 March 1940 the Slava struck a mine laid on 2 March by U-29 and sank 5 miles southwest of Nash Point in the Bristol Channel. One crew member was lost.
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