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Gervais
T2-SE-A1
Built November 1943 by The Kaiser Company, Swan Island Yard, Portland, Oregon,
as "Gervais" # 828, for U.M.S.C.
1948 - American Overseas Tanker Corp., Panama   [Stavros S. Niarchos], PA
1956 - WORLD THEME, World Theme Corp., Monrovia, [do.], LI, 735
1961 - Apollo Shipping Co., Ltd., Monrovia, [do.]
1962 - WORLD MARINE, s/o, converted to bulk carrier and lengthened by replacement of bow
and cargo section with new forebody built by Hellenic Shipyards Co., Skaramanga,
resulting vessel, 14,304 grt, 556.9 x 78.6', delivered 12/1962
1965 - NEDDY, Nauta Corp., Monrovia, [Penn Shipping Co., Inc., New York]
1973 - OMNIUM MARINER, Omnium Transportation Co., Monrovia, [Omnium Agencies, Inc., New York]
Broken up at Gandia 1978 by Astillero de Demolicion Naval,
arrived 01.02.1978.
( See photo below )
The Miramar Ship Index for "GERVAIS"
IDNo:
2244651
Year:
1943
Name:
GERVAIS
Keel:
Type:
Tanker
Launch Date:
28.10.1943
Flag:
USA
Date of completion:
11.1943

Tons:
10448
Link:
-
DWT:
16613
Yard No:
36
Length overall:
159.6
Ship Design:
T2-SE-A1
LPP:
153.3
Country of build:
USA
Beam:
20.7
Builder:
Kaiser
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Swan Island
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1TE-15

Subsequent History:
1956 WORLD THEME -
[ 1962 Lg & widened 14304 g t & converted to bulk carrier ] -
1962 WORLD MARINE - 1965 NEDDY - 1973 OMNIUM MARINER

Disposal Data:
Scrapped at Gandia 01.02.1978. [ By Astillero de Demolicion Naval ]

History :
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Change
Main Owner
244651
2244651
1943
GERVAIS
10448
U.S. Govt.
735
2244651
1943
WORLD THEME
10448
1956
S.S.Niarchos
735
2244651
1943
WORLD MARINE
14304
1962
S.S.Niarchos
735
2244651
1943
NEDDY
14304
1965
Penn Sg Co.
735
2244651
1943
OMNIUM MARINER
14304
1973
Omnium Agencies

   photo Gervais_zps9e20bfc2.jpg
"Gervais".
  Photobucket
"Gervais".
   photo Gervais_zpsvxceyjyh.jpg
"Gervais" at San Nicolas, Aruba, during the 50's.
   photo Gervais-1_zpsnjasfqaq.jpg
"Gervais" at San Nicolas, Aruba, during the 50's.
  Gervais
"Gervais", name is hard to read.

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