SS HELMI L (OFMM, LR/IMO)
Valmistunut/completed: 1918.9, USA, Delaware, Wilmington, Pusey & Jones Corp.
3800 dwt, 1580 bhp, 94.90 x 13.35 x 5.82 m
1918.7.4: WAR COMPASS, launched. The ship was ordered by The Shipping Controller, London. When USA joined the WWI the ship was taken over by US Government.
1918.9: AURORA, US Shipping Board, Wilmington
1920: CARABINIER, Lloyd Royal Belge SA, Antwerp
1925: YZERHANDEL, Armement Gylsen SA, Antwerp
1928: BELGICA, Maritime Gantoise SA, Ghent
1932: HAARFAGRE, A/S Havlide (O. & H. Holta), Skien, Norge. 1933: Fredrikstad Mekaniske Verksted replaced the steam turbine machinery with a compund steam engine.
1944.10.31: HAARFAGRE, Deutsches Reich, Knöhr & Burchard. 1945.5: returned to the legal owners.
1947.10.6: HELMI L, homeport Helsinki. Oy Wildfart Ltd (Holger Liljestrand) Helsinki. Price 2600000 NKR.
1949.3.3: KARL-ERIK, homeport Loviisa. The shares sold to Ab R. Nordström & Co Oy. 1949.3.24: Wildfart amalgamated with Lovisa Rederi Ab.
1960.8.20: KARL-ERIK, towed to Ghent for demolition, Heyghen Fréres. Price 20000 £