Dema Trader


Alk was a coastal freighter built in Wilhelmshaven in Germany by Jadewerft Gmbh, and was launched in 1957 for R. W Behramn. She changed hands several times before she sailed as GGD Trader for an unknown company under Honduras flag. Under an inspection by the Miami Cost Guard it was revealed she carried a large amount of drugs and was confiscated. She was renamed to Dema Trader and sunk as an artificial reef 28. October 2003 about 2,5 nautical miles east of Crandon Park and Key Biscayne . The wreck rest on her keel on a depth of 18 to 26 meter.

Former names:
Dema Trader
Alk, Martin M, Mondia,
GGD Trader
47,6 x 8,5 x 3,0 m
Tons: Built: Home Port:
298 grt
Wilhelmshaven ( D ) 1957
( HO )

25°42'13.1"N 80°05'12.9"W

Last updated: March 2021