ss DONEGAL
built by Caird & Company Greenock,
Yard No 303

Propulsion: steam, triple expansion, 386 nhp, 13 knots
Launched: Saturday, 30/04/1904
Built: 1904
Ship Type: Passenger Vessel
Tonnage: 1885 tons
Length: 331 feet
Breadth: 42.1 feet
Draught: 17.2 feet
Owner History:
Midland Railway Company, Belfast
Status: Torpedoed & Sunk - 17/04/1917

Remarks: Whilst serving as a hospital ship she was torpedoed by a UC.21 when 19 miles south of the Dean lightship on passage Le Havre for Southampton
She sank quickly, taking 29 wounded soldiers and 11 of her crew.
Previous update by Bruce Biddulph

Last updated: by George Robinson from the original records by Stuart Cameron




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