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Senator - (1926-1939/1945-1959)
See also : "Senator" in Historisches Marinearchiv
"Senator" was build in 1902 as a lighter.
"Senator" was motorized in 1934.
"Senator", drawing around 1940.
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Additional Info by Starke & Schell Registers :
SENATOR (lighter) GE
816 GRT for Pennsylvania Trading Co., A.G., Hamburg 187.6 x 32.2
Tanker build by Christof Ruthoff, Kastel a/Rhein #240
1926 - Waried Tankschiff Rhed. G.m.b.H., Hamburg
1934 - converted to motor tanker 845 grt, 2M (aft) (9 kn)
(1940-1945 Kriegsmarine requisition - bunkering tanker)
1957 - Esso Tankschiff Reederei G.m.b.H., Hamburg
Sold 1959 to Eisen u. Metall A.G., Hamburg for scrapping, but retained as a storage tanker for slops from other ships being scrapped,
Broken up at Hamburg, 3rd quarter 1966 by owners.