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  MV Olvira






Ship History
Launch 60' two masts, and diesel-powered engine. Prewar used as a government coastal launch. Possibly named "The Olvira".

Wartime History
On May 5, 1942 this vessel picked up the the seven crew of B-26 Marauder 40-1418 that force landed on April 11, 1942 including: Ford, Disbro, Ashley, Roberts, Long, Loranger, Oclis. Two days later the vessel arrived at Wygani.

References
Thanks to Edward Rogers for additional information

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Last Updated
February 4, 2018

 

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