John Spath

John Spath was the Operations Department head during the 1965-66 Deep Freeze deployment. John sent a treasure trove of clipping from his scrapbook. During the deployment he was responsible for the ship's post office, he received thousands of letters from collectors seeking the ship's cachet.

Spath Photo of John Spath

John Spath - Mail Call
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A collection of newspaper clippings from New Zealand newspapers and miscellaneous photographs :

Calcaterra Arrives New Dunedin

Calcaterra Arrived Dunedin-1

Captain W.C. Earl

W.C. Earl Opens Festiva

Festival Queen Visits Calcaterral

Calcaterra Leaves for Picket

Calcaterra Leaves for Christmas Picket

Welcome to Campbell Island

Auckland Island

Iceberg Towers Over Ship


Filling Weather Balloon

Crew Football Game

Crew Football Game-1

Executive Officer Returns to USA

Burst Boiler

New Boiler

Sims Engineering

Sims Engineering

Uneventful Trip - Marriages

Return from Picket

Ed Lynch Painting


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