The Routes

Abbekerk only made 6 voyages. 2 long voyages to Japan and Australia in peacetime. Halfway her 3de long voyage Holland was invaded by Germany and this voyage ended in England.

When you click a voyage below or in the menu on the right you will find detailed information on that route, dates, ports and sometimes her cargo.
The routes in green are in convoy, those in red independent.

Route sixth voyage All, Sixth voyage, the routes, Uncategorized the routes
November 1941 - August 1942 Glasgow – Durban – Singapore – Tjilatjap – Fremantle – Basra – Trinidad – Atlantic Read more.
Route fifth voyage All, Fifth voyage, the routes, Uncategorized the routes
April 1941 - October 1941 Glasgow - Durban - Suez - Batavia - Panama Canal - Kingston -  Glasgow Around Read more.
Route fourth voyage All, Fourth voyage, the routes, Uncategorized the routes
Augustus 1940 - April 1941 Glasgow - London - Glasgow Abbekerk was bombed and sunk in Albert Dock during The Read more.
Route third voyage All, the routes, Third voyage, Uncategorized the routes
January 1940 - June 1940 Rotterdam – Yokohama – Colombo – Capetown – Glasgow Abbekerk was secretly rerouted directly to Read more.
Route second voyage All, Second voyage, the routes, Uncategorized the routes
July 1939 - January 1940 Rotterdam – Sydney – Capetown – New York – Rotterdam. Holland stil neutral, but Abbekerk's Read more.
Route first voyage first voyage, the routes, Uncategorized the routes
February 1939 - July 1939 Maiden Voyage: Hamburg – Singapore – Yokohama – Rotterdam Read more.

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