GENERAL WILLIAM O. DARBY (T-AP-127)


GENERAL WILLIAM O. DARBY (T-AP-127)
Year Built
1945
Official Number
T-AP127
Ship Yard
Bethlehem Steel
General Type
Passenger Ship
Specific Type
Transport (Schoolship)
Ship Length
608.8 feet
Beam
75.50 feet
Mast Height
--
Net Tons
8528 tons
Gross Tons
16039 tons
Cargo Capacity
--
Draft, Summer
--
Draft, Lightweight
14.5 feet
Displacement, Summer
--
Displacement, Lightweight
11611 tons
Immersion, Summer
76.0 tons
Immersion, Lightweight
68.0 tons


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Vessel Name History

1945 - 1946: Admiral W. S. Sims
1946 - 1971: General William O. Darby
1971 - 1981: AP-127
1981 - 1991: IX-510
1991 - 2005: General William O. Darby
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Milestones


Event: Acquisition
Date: 1/1/0001

Event: Entry
Date: 6/30/1970

Event: Acquisition
Date: 6/30/1970

Event: Departure
Date: 2/16/2005

"Ship departed the JRRF under contract on 2/16/2005 for scrapping in Brownsville, TX"
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 3/4/2005

Event: Destruction via scrapping
Date: 9/11/2006

"Ship destroyed on this date in Brownsville, TX."
Event: Withdrawl
Date: 9/11/2006


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