Wave Baron oiled the fleet Korea - served 1952

  Official No, 180885. IMO 5386837. Wave Baron Class: WAVE CLASS  Replenishment Oiler (modified). Pennant No: X137 / A242. Laid down:September 1944. Builder: Furness Shipbuilding Company, Haverton Hill. Launched as Empire Flodden: February 1946. Into Service: April 1946, completed as WAVE BARON and was placed under the initial management of Gow, Harrison & Co Ltd, Glasgow. Out of service: October 1969, arrived at Devonport for the last time. Destored and laid up at Devonport. February 1972, placed on disposal list and offered for sale 'as lying' at Devonport Dockyard. March 1972 purchased for £6,500  by N.V. Intershitra, a Dutch Trading House, then again resold. April 1972 arrived at Bilbao in tow for breaking up by Revalorizacion de Materials SA.