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8,156 gross 1914 at Hamburg by Reiherstieg Schiffswerfte & Maschinenfab Anchor Line 449.3ft x 55.4ft x 32.5ft 
 1914 Jan. 30, launched as Kigoma for the Deutsche Ostafrika LineAtlantic Journey ID 4630
 1919 Surrendered to BritainAtlantic Journey ID 4631
 1921 Bought by Anchor Line from the Ministry of Shipping and renamed AlgeriaAtlantic Journey ID 4632
 1921 Feb. 16, first voyage Glasgow - New York for Anchor LineAtlantic Journey ID 4633
 1922 Dec. 4, sold to Hamburg America Line, renamed ToledoAtlantic Journey ID 4634
 1934 Scrapped in BlythAtlantic Journey ID 4635
The information listed above is not the complete record of the ship. The information was collected from a multitude of sources, and new information will be added as it emerges
Algeria (2), Anchor Line steamship
Algeria (2), Anchor Line steamship
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