Under New Zealand flag
The Pamir made her first voyage to New Zealand, at
Auckland, in January 1938 with 4246 tons of guano.
The Pamir was used during the war for transports to North America, under New Zealand Flag with homeport Mariehamn and with a crew and officers mainly from New Zealand.
She made overall ten voyages under the New-Zealand flag, out of which five to San Francisco and three to Vancouver.
She transported grain on the forth travel and wheat or coal on the return voyage.
After the end of the war, she still did a voyage to Sydney and another to London, where she was visited by the Princess Elizabeth and the Prince Philip of Edinburg.
She was handed back on November 12th 1948 only and did still a grain transport together with the Passat in 1948-1949.
A Princess aboard
Under finnish flag (2)