110. Wingate — Kismet Adalia

Type: aux schr
Departed Palestrina, Italy 13 Mar 1946, arrived 25 Mar 1946

ex-Kismet Adalia, or ex-Noris, built (unk), about 200 tons, auxiliary schooner

248 passengers

Initial landing was foiled by the police, who opened fire, killing Bracha Fuld, age 18, a Palmach member. Ship was captured and brought into Haifa by British destroyer Chevron.

Name: Charles Orde Wingate (1903-1944) was a British officer who in 1938 organized the Special Night Squads, which later became the Haganah. He was killed in action in Burma in 1944.

Name Wingate
Voyage Number
Gross tons / Year Built 200/
Sailing Date 13 Mar 1946
Country of departure Italy
Arrival date in Palestine 25 Mar 1946
Result of voyage arrested
Number of immigrants on board 248
Organizer of voyage

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