Croatia,Adriatic Sea

Rentaria was built in Glasgow in Scotland and launched in 1921 for the Norwegian company Fearnley & Edger AS. In 1934 she was sold to Brodarsko Drustovo Oceania in Yugoslavia and got the name Vis. Under second world war the rumors say she was used by Royal Navy in convoys over the Mediterranean but this has not been verified. Under a journey to Yugoslavia loaded with aid material she hit a mine left over from the war and sank 13.February 1946 outside Plonim. The wreck rest today on a depth of 40 to 60 meter.

Former names:
79,3 x 12,5 x 5,6 m
Tons: Built: Home Port:
1772 grt
Glasgow ( UK ) 1921
( YU )

Picture: Vis
From video by Jan Medenwaldt

Last updated: August 2019