169. Mala — Calanit

type: str
Departed Southern France Jul 1948, arrived 11 Jul 1948

ex-USS Mayflower, built 1896, 1780 gross tons, ex-yacht

1200 passengers

Former US presidential yacht Mayflower. Passengers included some from Exodus. Manned by American volunteers.

Note: Mala is recognized as an Aliyah Bet ship although it arrived after Israeli independence.

Name Mala
Voyage Number
Flag Panama
Gross tons / Year Built 1780/1896
Sailing Date Jul 1948
Country of departure France
Arrival date in Palestine 11 Jul 1948
Result of voyage
Number of immigrants on board 1200
Organizer of voyage

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