SS Port Napier

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Name SS Port Napier
Builder/Built 1912
Type cargo / passenger steamer
Displacement 8,491 tons


Built as the SS Hawkes Bay, in 1914 she was transferred from the Tyser Line, and in 1916 renamed Port Napier. 1932 laid up, 1936 transferred to Brocklebank Line and renamed Martand.

Soldiers carried

England to Fremantle 23 December 1919 - 2 February 1920