CHARLES LETZER (2)

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CHARLES LETZER (2)

Post by Henk » Fri Apr 01, 2011 4:56 pm

CHARLES LETZER (2)
1951 - 1964
Sleepdienst Letzer NV - Antwerpen.
Build 1926 at Antwerp Engeneering Co.- Hoboken. (92)
27,72 x 6,00 x x 2,15 m.
110 grt.
400 ihp.
9 knots
7 tons BP
In the fleet In 1951 as SAMSON from Société Anonyme de Remorquage à Hélice.
In 1964 broken-up.

Engine installation from LOUIS GUTJAHR (2).
1939 evacuated to England
11/1939 hired by Admiralty (Royal Navy) as minesweeper SLOGAN
14/2/1940 purchased by Admiralty
31/7/1943-19/9/1944 in reserve (mng Ross & Marshall Ltd, Glasgow)
20/9/1944-1945 in commercial service
1945 returned to SARH
In 1964 scrapped at Van der Loo - Antwerpen.

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Re: CHARLES LETZER (2)

Post by Jaap Bijl » Fri Apr 01, 2011 8:37 pm

The CHARLES LETZER(2) ex SAMSON (3) was in the Letzerfleet in 1946 already.
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