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War Foam

Names and owners




1918 War Foam British Government
1919 Cape Natal British Africa Shipping & Coaling Co. Ltd.
1921 Kaikorai Union S.S. Co. of New Zealand Ltd.
1949 Kaikorai Purple Star Shipping Co.
1950 Kaikorai Grande Shipping Corp SA
1955 Chung Hsing 7 Purple Star Shipping Co. Ltd.


Sold to Chinese owners in 1955, she no longer appears on any shipping registers after 1968, and it is likely she was broken-up.

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