SS Hamburg (1926)
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|Career (Germany)||Weimar Republic flag|
|Owner:||Hamburg America Line|
|Route:||Hamburg–New York City|
|Builder:||Blohm & Voss Shipbuilders, Hamburg, Germany|
|Career (Germany)||Kriegsmarine Jack|
|Fate:||Sunk by mine, 7 March 1945|
|Career (USSR)||Soviet ensign|
|Acquired:||by salvage, 1950|
|Tonnage:||21,132 gross register tons (GRT)|
|Length:||635 ft (194 m)|
|Beam:||72 ft (22 m)|
|Propulsion:||Steam turbines, twin screws|
|Speed:||15.5 knots (28.7 km/h; 17.8 mph)|
222 first class passengers|
471 second class
456 third class
SS Hamburg was a German ocean liner owned by the Hamburg America Line, built by the Blohm & Voss Shipbuilders of Hamburg, Germany and launched in 1926. She had a sister ship the New York. They were similar to the SS Albert Ballin.
She became a naval accommodation ship for the German Navy in 1940. On 7 March 1945 during the evacuation of the forces from the Eastern Front, she struck a mine and sunk. She was then salvaged by the Soviets in 1950. She was intended to become a passenger ship, the Yuri Dolgoruki she was instead finished in 1960 as a whaling mother ship, she was then scrapped in 1977.