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Dino Salvatore Savastio

Updated: 24 February 2013

Capt. Savastio was Chief Mate aboard the S.S. Meredith Victory and assisted in the rescue of 14,000 Korean refugees in 1950. He also assisted in the delivery of 5 babies on the Meredith Victory.


S.S. Meredith Victory (The "Ship of Miracles")

Ship of Miracles  documentary film

Ship of Miracles (DVD - order for $20.00)

S.S. Meredith Victory (wikipedia)

"Faith in action at Hungnam" by J. Robert Lunney
(Maryknoll magazine)

Capt. Michael Walker Memorial Award 

U.S. Merchant Marine Academy newsletter with article & photos of Capt. Savastio


Moore - McCormack Alumni 1997 Reunion Cruise   

Obituary

Findagrave.com

Helen D. Savastio obituary 

(Google image search "S.S. Meredith Victory" for photos of the ship with 14,000 Korean refugees)