ROBERT T. LINCOLN


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Year Built
1942
Official Number
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Ship Yard
Permanente Metals Corporation
General Type
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Draft, Lightweight
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Displacement, Lightweight
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Immersion, Lightweight
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Fate
Sunk - Torpedo


Historical Narrative



This Liberty ship was named for Robert T. Lincoln (1843-1926). Robert Todd Lincoln was the son of President Abraham Lincoln, a lawyer, businessman, and politician. Lincoln was the U.S. Secretary of War from 1881-1885, and U.S. Ambassador to the United Kingdom from 1889-1893.

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Vessel Information
Owner
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Operator
Navy Department

Operator Agreement
Unknown

Flag State
United States

Incident Information
Incident Date
June 22, 1943

Use at Loss
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Cause
Sunk - Torpedo

Cause Comments
Torpedoed by Japanese submarine Ro-103while en route to Espiritu Santo.

Conflict
World War II

Location of Incident
Pacific Ocean

Accuracy of Incident Location
Historic 1

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