SS Schwaben Archival Collection
SS Schwaben II (1926) of the Norddeutscher Lloyd. GGA Image ID # 1e642e0b77
Schwaben 2 (1926) Norddeutscher Lloyd
Built by Bremer Vulkan, Vegesack #635. Passenger-Cargo Ship. Tonnage: 7,773. Dimensions: 155.82x19.44 Triple Expansion Engine. Speed 13.25 knots. Launched: 10 July 1926. Modifications: Installed new Triple-Expansion Engine with Bauer-Wach Exhaust Turbine and large reefer capacity for US-Canada-West Coast Service. Fate: 1944 sunk in British air attack on Bergen, 1945 salvaged and 1947 to Yugoslavia renamed Bosna (7,453 tons). Broken Up by Brodospas in Spalato in September 1961.
Sailing Schedule, Bremen-Halifax and Bremen-Antwerp-Los Angeles-San Francisco-Portland-Seattle-Tacoma-Vancouver, from 2 August 1927 to 29 November 1927. Ships Included the Bremen, Justin, Limar, Schwaben, Seydlitz, Westfalen, Witell, and Yorck. SS Stuttgart Passenger List, 27 August 1927. GGA Image ID # 1f007cbc02
Sailing Schedule, Canada, Boston, and North American West Coast Services, from 11 April 1929 to 16 November 1929. Ships Included the Crefeld, Dresden, Havel, Isar, Karlsruhe, Köln, Lützow, Saale, Schwaben, Stuttgart, and Yorck. SS Columbus Passenger List, 13 April 1929. GGA Image ID # 1e641aa34d