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Name Official number Flag IMO
AVENGER    GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1915  30/06/1915  14/12/1915 
Vessel type Vessel description
Naval Armed Merchant Cruiser  Steel Steam Turbine 2 Masta 
Builder Yard Yard no
Fairfield Shipbuilding & Engineering Co. Ltd., Govan Fairfield  499 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
15300 grt / 8946 nrt / 548.0 ft  68.2 ft     
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
Twin screw, steam turbines, oil, giving 18 knots 

First owner First port of register Registration date
The Admiralty  London   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
Launched as AOTEAROA for Union S.S. Co. of New Zealand Ltd., London but taken over by Admiralty and completed as HMS AVENGER - AMC - MI.75
14/12/1915 commissioned. 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1917  Torpedoed 14/06/1917 
Disposal Detail
Torpedoed by U.69 in 61.03N - 03.57W, west of the Shetlands. 
 

 



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