127. Bracha Fuld — Fenice (2)
Departed Metaponto, Italy 9 Oct 1946, arrived 20 Oct 1946
ex-Alma, ex-Fenice, ex-Enrico, ex-Alma, ex-Jocelyn, ex-Rotterdam, built 1918, 313 gross tons, 2-mast steel auxiliary schooner (See No. 114)
Second trip by Fenice. Captured off Lebanon by British destroyer Chaplet and minesweeper Moon. Boarding delayed by rough weather. Passengers included 531 men, 262 women and 40 children.
Name: Bracha Fuld, a member of Palmach, was killed by British police at the landing of the Wingate (No. 110).
Photograph source: Algerine Associates