Leicester was one of the 2 'Liberty' ships acquired by Federal SN after WWII. 'Stafford' was the other.
Built: 1944 Bethlehem-Fairfield, Fairfield
Owners: Federal Steam Navigation
1944: Built as 'Samesk' for MOWT
1947: To FSN, r/n 'Leicester'
1958: Serafin Topic
1962: Jela Topic
1965: Viking iberty
1966: Wrecked off Trinidad 21.1.1966, broken up Santander.