Unit History: RFA Salviking
built by William Simons & Co Renfrew,
Yard No 755
Launched: Tuesday, 22/12/1942
Ship Type: Salvage Vessel
Tonnage: 1440 disp
Length: 217 feet
Status: Sunk - 14/02/1944
Remarks: Sank by U boat 168 in Indian Ocean.
Appears to be the only one of its class to have been a war loss.
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