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From: Ron Mapplebeck <>
Subject: Re: [MAR] SS Mobilfuel
Date: Mon, 19 Apr 2010 16:52:45 +0100
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In-Reply-To: <8CCAD88A796E7A6-33B0-24D0F@Webmail-d113.sysops.aol.com>


Kathleen,

Do you have the dates your g/f was the captain, please?

I ask because there is a choice of two ships which carried the name
MOBILFUEL, one built 1939 and sold in 1955, the other a new ship
(replacing the previous one) which entered service in November 1955.

Ron Mapplebeck (UK)
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wrote:
> Dear Sir, I wonder if you might be able to lead me in the right
> direction regarding the history of the ship "SS Mobilfuel". I have
> found some paperwork re; my grandfather who was "captain" of this
> ship in the mid 1950's. His name was William E. Bradley. I would
> certainly appreciate any help in this matter as I am not sure of how
> to start my research!
>
> Many thanks! Kathleen Bradley McCarthy
>
>
> From: "Aled L Jones" < > Subject: Re: [MAR] Capt.
> John Sloggett - SS TAMPICO Date: Wed, 30 Dec 2009 16:03:41 -0000
> References: <> In-Reply-To:
> <> Gene On Ancestry I found
> him listed as the Captain on the followings ships: TAMPICO - February
> 1945 MOBILFUEL - December 1951 and January 1952 CAMP NAMANU - April
> and May 1952 STONY POINT - June 1952
>
> Aled
>
> Aled L Jones
>
> -----Original Message----- From:
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> Sent: 30 December 2009 15:08 To: Subject: [MAR]
> Capt. John Sloggett - SS TAMPICO
>
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