Yard No. 324

built by Robert Duncan & Co Port Glasgow in 1913



Yard Number 324, was named ARDGORM when launched on Thursday, 30/10/1913 by Robert Duncan & Co Port Glasgow , for Lang & Fulton, Greenock .

Other names she bore were: JUNYO MARU (1926) SUREWAY (1921) HARTMORE (1920) HARTLAND POINT (1917). Her last recorded name was ZYUNYO MARU (1938)

She ended her days torpedoed and sank on 18/09/1944

Ship Particulars:
Built: 1913
Ship Type: Cargo Vessel
Tonnage: 5131 grt
Length: 405 feet
Breadth: 53 feet
Owner History:
Lang & Fulton, Greenock
1917 Norfolk & North American SS Co. (Furness, Withy), London
1918 Johnstone Line, Liverpool
1921 Anglo-Oriental Nav Co. (Yule, Catto), Liverpool
1926 to Japanese owners

Additional Information: Torpedoed by HMS TRADEWIND in 02.53S 101.11E, west coast of Sumatra while carrying PoW's and Javanese labourers
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