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At the start of the Anna Salen's journey
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At the start of the Anna Salen's journey

Loading the Anna Saleen in Germany bound for Australia arrived 1953
Picture added on 21 April 2011 at 20:26
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Can someone identify the port of departure in this picture? Is it Bremerhaven? Could the arrival in Australia have taken place in the month of April? Thank you.
Added by Caz Nizman on 26 February 2013
My grandparents landed in australia on 18 April 1953, anybody know how long the voyage would have taken from Germany? It might give me a better idea of when they boarded and following the actual voyage.
Added by Kim ivkovic on 15 April 2014
Kim, the departure date from Germany was 14 March 1953, making the journey time 5 weeks.
(Googling the ship's name brings up quite a bit of information.)
Added by Ian Hourston on 17 May 2014
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