"Ole Wegger" akter

"Ole Wegger" akter

Salvage crews approaching “Ole Wegger” which is sunk in the Seine at Rouen after WWII. She was sunk by German forces blockade summer 1944. In December, she was raised, brought to Falmouth and put into drydock. She was condemned and in May 1946 she was towed to Gothenburg for hugging.
 
Photo: Geoffrey Lott (taken by his father).
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new home

new home

Sigmund Hanssen reads home in a spare moment. The picture was taken on board in what is probably the catcher “Vikings 1” (other photographs in the collection are from this boat) early 1930s.
Posted with permission from Benn Bolt.
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