Here are some of the crew on the M/S Else Reith taking a break, from the left is the Captains steward, a decksman, a motorman and the officers messboy, the messboy's name was Willi, I have unfortunately forgot the other's names.
The photo was taken in 1967, I think that we are somewhere in...
He we have some of the crew from my first ship the M/S Else Reith in 1967, we are taking a break on the poop deck, on the left is the bosun Gerd ? next is myself and then a decksman and a motorman, I have forgot their names(it is a long time ago).
Here we are my first ship the M/S Else Reith and we are aground on the coast of Denmark in 1967.
We had left the Kiel Canal at night, heading for Finland, the 3rd mate fell asleep and the Ordinary Seaman who was steering did not notice that the Mate had dozed off, and the ship went full speed...
This photo was taken in Rauma, Finland 1967. The black ship in the background is the M/S Else Reith. We had rowed in the work boat, over to a small island in the harbour. This photo is from the Island.
Ruud I might be mistaken with the harbour name. I Know that it was Finland in the Summer of...
This photo was taken in Rauma, Finland 1967. The ship in the background is the M/S Else Reith as you can see with the fresh paintwork we had just come out of the drydock in Aalborg Denmark. We had rowed in the work boat, over to a small island in the harbour.
Hello everybody, this is my first photo post, so it is apt that it is the first ship that I sailed on. Here she is transiting the Kiel Canal in 1967
M/S ELSE REITH
owner Orion Schiffahrts Ges. Hamburg.
Built in Finland 1961
Ex M/S Pulptrader