Registry and Rig Information

Registry CANADA
Official Number 142642
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 251.33
Width 43.42
Depth 21.00
Gross Tonnage 2316.00
Net Tonnage 1370.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00133

Vessel History

Rebuilds Tonnage change, 1923 (2062 gross - 1230 net). Tonnage change, 1927 (2193 gross - 1797 net).
History Requisitioned by Canadian Imperial Munitions Board from J.W. Prebensen, of Risor, Norway. Returned to owners in 1922.
Disposition Torpedoed and sunk by submarine USS PLUNGER in position 33.29N x 135.59E, ten miles south of Shingu, Japan, off Kii Channel, on February 2, 1944.

Build Information

Builder Polson Iron Works
Place Built Toronto, Ontario
Date Built 1918-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistry
TOYO MARU NO. 51927-00-001944-00-00JAPAN

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
E.B Auby1923-00-001927-00-00NORWAY
J.W. Prebensen1922-00-001923-00-00NORWAY
Sawayama Kisen K.K.1927-00-001944-00-00JAPAN
The Shipping Controller (Furness, Withy & Co., Ltd., Mgrs.)1918-00-001922-00-00CANADA142642