30 Nov '15, 12am

Bangkok Excursion: Must-see attractions in Rayong province https://t.co/FNUpyJNyQV

Hopping back on the saleng, it brought me to the HTMS Prasae Memorial (Thetsaban 9 Road, Praesae, Rayong) . This is a a large warship that rests on the ground facing the sea. The ship started life with the US Navy as USS Gallup PF-47. It was then transferred to the Soviet Navy as EK-22 and was passed on in in 1951 to the Royal Thai Navy as HTMS Prasae. The warship is a war veteran, having survived both World War II and the Korean War. It was restored and beached at Prasae in December 2003.

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