ZIZANIA


ZIZANIA
Year Built
1888
Official Number
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Ship Yard
Other
General Type
Military (Non Commercial)
Specific Type
Tender
Ship Length
161 feet
Beam
27 feet
Mast Height
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Net Tons
263 tons
Gross Tons
447 tons
Cargo Capacity
--
Draft, Summer
--
Draft, Lightweight
--
Displacement, Summer
--
Displacement, Lightweight
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Immersion, Summer
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Immersion, Lightweight
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Historical Narrative



There is no historical narrative for this vessel at this time; however, the U.S. Navy's Naval History and Heritage Command Dictionary of American Fighting Ships has an entry for the ship under both names.

Vessel Name History

1888 - 1943: Zizania
1943 - 1947: Adario
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Milestones


Event: Requisitioned
Date: 8/20/1942

Vessel was requisitioned and purchased from Pan American Shippers, Inc. It was briefly operated by the Philadelphia Derrick and Salvage Corporation as a general agent before being transferred to the U.S. Navy
Event: Transferred
Date: 8/9/1943

Vessel was transferred to the U.S. Navy to be used as a tender and tug boat.
Event: Vessel Name Change
Date: 8/9/1943

Vessel name changed from ZIZANIA to ADARIO

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