Kaimiro ZMEC

Radio Officer Ron Moloney aboard Kaimiro ZMEC in Feb or Mar 1963
Radio Officer Ron Moloney aboard Kaimiro ZMEC in Feb or Mar 1963. The main receiver is an AWA K1012 (Argosy) and the main transmitter a Marconi Oceanspan. Photo courtesy Ron Moloney

Kaimiro was a Union Steam Ship Company freighter on the trans-Tasman routes.

Kaimiro in Auckland
Kaimiro in Auckland. Photo: NZ Ship & Marine Society

Owner: Union Steam Ship Co
Builder: Stephen & Sons, Glasgow
Gross tonnage: 3722
Entered service: 1956
Finished service: 1975
Scrapped: 1984
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Kaimiro loading grain in Walaroo, Australia in Feb or Mar 1963
Kaimiro loading grain in Walaroo, Australia in Feb or Mar 1963. Photo: Ron Moloney
Kaimiro in Lytellton in 1968
Kaimiro in Lytellton in 1968. Photo: Phil Capper on Flickr

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