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OPERATION PEDESTAL AUGUST 1942.Vital resupply convoy to Malta.15 August:Arrival of OHIO at Malta:Tanker OHIO discharging oil into oilers BOXALL & PLUMLEAF.Probably most important ship in convoy with cargo 11,000tons of petrol desperately needed to maintain aircraft flying from Malta.Torpdoed 12 August & damaged by bombs on 13 August & forced to drop out of convoy.Brought into Malta by a superb feat of seamanship involving her own crew & the destroyers HMS PENN & LEDBURY.

from Financial Times

World’s largest container ship in Marseille

The world’s largest container ship, the CMA CGM Jules Verne which is sailing under the French flag, can carry 16,000 containers. It arrived in the port of Marseille on Monday.

from Mail Online

By Daniel Miller

End of the line: Two huge tankers are hauled onto the sandy shore at Gadani in Pakistan where they will be broken up and sold for scrap.