NEW ZEALAND SHIPPING COMPANY: WAR LOSSES 1940 - 1942
 
Ship			Date			Cause of loss 
Turakina 20 8 1940 Sunk by enemy raider in Tasman Sea Cumberland 23 8 1940 Torpedoed by U-boat off Northern Ireland Remuera 26 8 1940 Torpedoed by aircraft off Scotland Hurunui 14 10 1940 Torpedoed by U-boat off Northern Ireland Cambridge 7 11 1940 Mined off Wilson's Promontory, Australia Rangitane 27 11 1940 Sunk by enemy raider east of New Zealand Rotorua 11 12 1940 Torpedoed by U-boat NW of Hebrides Middlesex 10 1 1941 Mined off Barry, South Wales Huntingdon 24 2 1941 Torpedoed by U-boat off Flannen Island Somerset 11 5 1941 Bombed by aircraft west of Ireland Piako 18 5 1941 Torpedoed by U-boat in Freetown area Norfolk 18 6 1941 Torpedoed by U-boat in North Atlantic Otaio 28 8 1941 Torpedoed by U-boat in North Atlantic Nottingham 7 11 1941 Torpedoed by U-boat in North Atlantic Opawa 6 2 1942 Torpedoed by U-boat in North Atlantic Hertford 29 3 1942 Torpedoed by U-boat in North Atlantic Westmoreland 1 6 1942 Torpedoed by U-boat in North Atlantic Surrey 10 6 1942 Torpedoed by U-boat in Caribbean Sea Dorset 13 8 1942 Bombed by aircraft in Malta convoy