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BurdenBuiltShipowner or operator Dimensions
12,480 gross 1897 at Danzig by F. Schichau Norddeutscher Lloyd, Bremen, Germany 581.7ft x 63.9ft 
 1897 Oct. 5, launched for NDLAtlantic Journey ID 3445
 1898 June 7, maiden voyage Bremen-Southampton-New YorkAtlantic Journey ID 3446
 1899 Returned to buildersAtlantic Journey ID 3447
 1899 Chartered by HAPAGAtlantic Journey ID 3448
 1900 Laid upAtlantic Journey ID 3449
 1912 Renamed "Burdigala" for Cie Sud AtlantiqueAtlantic Journey ID 3450
 1916 Sunk in Aegean Sea by mineAtlantic Journey ID 3451
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

Kaiser Friedrich, Norddeutscher Lloyd steamship
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Kaiser Friedrich, Norddeutscher Lloyd steamship built 1897
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