Yard No. 981
ss EMPIRE FALSTAFF

built by Lithgows Port Glasgow in 1943

(EMPIRE FALSTAFF)

ss EMPIRE FALSTAFF

Yard Number 981, was named EMPIRE FALSTAFF when launched on Thursday, 08/04/1943 by Lithgows Port Glasgow , for Ministry of War Transport .



Other names she bore were: COMMANDER MANTELET (1945) COMMANDANT LE BIBOUL (1951) . Her last recorded name was MONROVIA (1954)

She is recorded as having sank on 26/06/1959

Ship Particulars:
Built: 1943
Ship Type: Cargo Vessel
Tonnage: 7067 grt
Length: 433 feet
Breadth: 56 feet
Owner History:
Ministry of War Transport

1945 French Government
1951 Soc.Navale Delmas-Vieljeux France
1954 Eastern Shipping Corp Liberia.

Additional Information: Sank after colliding with the ROYALTON in Lake Huron.

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