|Chronology||Former passenger ship of the KPM.
8 Dec 1941: Requisitioned by the Navy
Used as a submarine supply/depot ship because the depot-ship Colombia
had not yet arrived in the Dutch East Indies.
Also transported torpedoes from Colombia to Fremantle.
3 Mar 1942: Escaped to Australia.
4 May 1942: Returned to KPM.
|Attached to the
|1941 - 1942|
|Yard||Smit P Jr. Rotterdam.|
|Navy service||2 Sep 1939 - 4 May 1942|
|Le x Be x Dr||80.80 m x 13.13 m x 4.5 m
85,61 m x 13,53 m x 3,75 m
|Power||One two-stroke single acting 6 cylinder Sulzer diesel, 1000 apk|
|Complement||110 or 60
Passengers: 16 1st class, 18 2nd class and 931 on deck
|Guns||2 x 5 cm, 4 x 12.7 mm|
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