Henrietta Szold

121. Henrietta Szold — Ariette Salom

type: aux schr
Departed Piraeus, Greece 30 Jul 1946, arrived 12 Aug 1946

ex-Ariette Salom, built (unk), about 150 tons.

536 passengers

150 passengers transferred at sea from the Rafi. Passengers included 180 children, 28 infants including 2 born on board, and 19 pregnant women. Passengers resisted capture by the destroyer Venus. Transferred to transport Empire Heywood for deportation to Cyprus.

Name: Henrietta Szold (1860-1945) was an American Jew, founder of Hadassah, who had organized the rescue of Jewish children from Europe during the war.

Name Henrietta Szold
Voyage Number
Gross tons / Year Built 150/
Sailing Date 30 Jul 1946
Country of departure Greece
Arrival date in Palestine 12 Aug 1946
Result of voyage arrested
Number of immigrants on board 536
Organizer of voyage

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