Jurgen Fritzen

Sweden,Baltic Sea

Baron Jedburg as she was originally named, was built by Rodger & Company in Glasgow and launched in 1912. She changed names and owners several times before she ended up in Emden in 1939 and with the name Jurgen Fritzen. Only one year later she was lost during a journey from Stettin to Stockholm when she hit ground outside Landsort and sank 21.April 1940.The wreck rest east of Öja on a depth of 65 to 80 meter.

Former names:
Jurgen Fritzen
See list below
125,0 x 16,5 x 7,6 m
Tons: Built: Home Port:
4465 grt
Glasgow ( UK ) 1912
Emden ( D )

Picture: Jurgen Fritzen
  Cut from video by Johan Carlsson

Last updated: September 2019