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Gijsha



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Interesting cargo ship owned by Ford Motor Co. in the US. Built in Japan in 1918 as BEIKOKU MARU. Torpedoed and sunk on 3rd November 1942. Details here: https://www.wrecksite.eu/wreck.aspx?15664
· Date: Fri, 22 May 20 · Views: 157
· Filesize: 33.0kb, 104.4kb · Dimensions: 1024 x 686 ·
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Keywords: East Indian Ford
Source of Image, If not your own: FelixArchief Antwerp
Location Photo was taken: Antwerp
Date photo was taken: 23rd April 1931
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Stumps
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Sat, 23 May 20 16:09

That is interesting as never knew Ford owned ships. From perso nal experience if they were as reliable as thei cars then I'd have been happy to sail in one.
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