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BurdenBuiltShipowner or operator Dimensions
16,502 gross 1900 at Stettin by AG Vulcan Hamburg America Line 660.9ft x 67.3ft 
 1900 Jan. 10, launched as the DeutschlandAtlantic Journey ID 3048
 1900 July 4, maiden voyage Hamburg-Plymouth-New YorkAtlantic Journey ID 3049
 1900 Record passage Eddystone-Sandy HookAtlantic Journey ID 3050
 1911 Became HAPAG cruising yacht "Victoria Luise"Atlantic Journey ID 3051
 1914 Became auxiliary cruiserAtlantic Journey ID 3052
 1920 Damaged by fire during reconditioning, renamed HansaAtlantic Journey ID 3053
 1920 New tonnage: 16,333 tons gross, accommodation: 36 cabin, 1,350 steerage passengersAtlantic Journey ID 3054
 1922 Rebuilt: accommodation: 224 cabin, 1,065 steerageAtlantic Journey ID 3055
 1925 Scrapped at HamburgAtlantic Journey ID 3056
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

For more ship history see: S/S Deutschland (3)

Victoria Luise, Hamburg America Line steamship
Victoria Luise, Hamburg America Line steamship
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Victoria Luise - white hull, Hamburg America Line steamship.
Victoria Luise - white hull, Hamburg America Line steamship
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S/S Deutschland (3), Hamburg America Line
The Victoria Luise when as the S/S Deutschland (3),
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