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by koalashooter
Tue Mar 31, 2020 6:58 am
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: Admiral Stark Evacuation convoy from Vladivostok
Replies: 7
Views: 1397

Re: Admiral Stark Evacuation convoy from Vladivostok

Thanks AVM. While waiting for Marty to reply I can add the following info I recently discovered: Zaschitnik Защитник was a transport, 785 GRT owned by Russian Volunteer Fleet- allegedly became Taito Maru 1924 and scrapped 1926 but I am sceptical of this. Need date of build and builder. Strazh Страж ...
by koalashooter
Mon Mar 23, 2020 11:04 am
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: Admiral Stark Evacuation convoy from Vladivostok
Replies: 7
Views: 1397

Re: Admiral Stark Evacuation convoy from Vladivostok

Thanks De Dominico. Unfortunately both these ships were in the Baltic not the Pacific. Some naming of vessels at a local level apparently occurred without reference to other ships already carrying the same name elsewhere. For example there appears to have been a vessel called Orlik in the Arctic as ...
by koalashooter
Mon Mar 23, 2020 6:11 am
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: Admiral Stark Evacuation convoy from Vladivostok
Replies: 7
Views: 1397

Admiral Stark Evacuation convoy from Vladivostok

The Admiral Stark evacuation convoys of White Russian troops and civilians occurred in Oct-Nov 1922 from Vladivostok (and Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy) and [mostly] sailed to Genzan then Busan, then onto Shanghai and then finally Manila. I am trying to locate information on several ships that sailed in...