High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! Steamer Volodarskiy was a Soviet freighter of about 3,100 tonnes displacement which was active in the Arctic during the 1930s. This ship had been normally used for carrying timber. The Volodarskiy was named after V. Volodarsky (Moisey Markovich Goldshteyn) (1891 1918), a Russian revolutionary and an early Soviet politician. In 1933 steamer Volodarskiy took part in the first Soviet convoy to the mouth of the Lena, under Captain N. V. Smagin, along with steamers Pravda and Tovarich Stalin . The convoy leader, Captain M. A. Sorokin, was on board Volodarskiy. This convoy was led by icebreaker Krasin (Captain Ya. P. Legzdin).