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Falkanger

FALKANGER 1943 6783 tgr Westfal-Larsen

B/as WARTELAND at Nakskov

45-FALKANGER
65-FORERUNNER

Reported B/up at Shanghai 15-12-69
But sighted in China 7-81???

From a slide with full copyright.Taken at Portland
Ore, 1950s.

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Build in 1943 by Nakskov Skibsverft Nakskov Denmark as " Falkanger " for Westfall Larsen Bergen Norway.Due to WWII delivered to Die Deutsche Kriegsmarine and renamed " Warteland ".

Tonnage : grt / nrt / tdw - 5.327 / 3.188 / 8.400.
Main Engine : B&W 3.400.

1944 Mined and founded in Libau Lithuania (Russia).
1946 After repair by Nakskov Skipsverft delivered to Westfall Larsen,renamed " Falkanger ".
1965 Sold to M.S.Lemos Co Ltd Pireaus Greece,renamed " Forerunner ".
1969 BU Shanghai.
 

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