MV Brisbane Star was a British refrigerated cargo liner. She was built by Cammell Laird and Co in 1936–37 as one of Blue Star Line's Imperial Star-class ships, designed to ship frozen meat from Australia and New Zealand to the United Kingdom. The ship served in the Second World War and is distinguished for her rôle in Operation Pedestal to relieve the siege of Malta in August 1942.

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  • MV Brisbane Star was a British refrigerated cargo liner. She was built by Cammell Laird and Co in 1936–37 as one of Blue Star Line's Imperial Star-class ships, designed to ship frozen meat from Australia and New Zealand to the United Kingdom. The ship served in the Second World War and is distinguished for her rôle in Operation Pedestal to relieve the siege of Malta in August 1942. She was owned by a succession of Blue Star-controlled companies until 1963, when she was sold to a Liberian-registered company who renamed her Enea. Later that same year she was scrapped in Japan. (en)
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  • 2017-10-03 21:01:21Z (xsd:date)
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  • yes (en)
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  • Operation Pedestal, 1942 (en)
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  • January 1937 (en)
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  • Sold for scrap, 1963 (en)
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  • *UK official number 165365 *call sign GZCJ * (en)
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  • sister ship: (en)
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  • *Union Cold Storage Co 1937–42 *Frederick Leyland & Co 1942–50 *Lamport & Holt Line, 1950–59 *Blue Star Line Ltd., 1959–63 *Margalante Compania Naviera SA, 1963 (en)
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  • Enea, 1963 (en)
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  • *wireless direction finding *echo sounding device *gyrocompass (en)
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  • MV Brisbane Star was a British refrigerated cargo liner. She was built by Cammell Laird and Co in 1936–37 as one of Blue Star Line's Imperial Star-class ships, designed to ship frozen meat from Australia and New Zealand to the United Kingdom. The ship served in the Second World War and is distinguished for her rôle in Operation Pedestal to relieve the siege of Malta in August 1942. (en)
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  • MV Brisbane Star (en)
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