PACHITEA – 1945 – IMO 0000000

Collection of Rick Cox, seen as DUNSTAN


1945, 3844grt, 5032dwt, 103.2 x 15.2m, motor ship, 11 knots

Leatham D. Smith Shipbuilding, Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin (337) – C1-M-AV1 CLASS

Launched as TULARE AK217 for the U.S.Navy – Completed as PACHITEA, Panama Shipping Co., chartered to Booth Line

1954 DUNSTAN, Booth Line – 1958 SALLUST, Lamport & Holt – 1959 MALACCA, Austasia Line


Sailed from Kawasaki for Colombo with ammonium sulphate on 25/12/1967 – posted missing with her crew of 38

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