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Year Built
1921
Official Number
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Ship Yard
Northwest Steel Company
General Type
Tanker
Specific Type
Tanker - Oil
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Draft, Summer
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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


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Vessel Information
Owner
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Operator
Marine Transport Lines

Operator Agreement
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Flag State
United States

Incident Information
Incident Date
April 18, 1945

Use at Loss
Vessel Movement

Cause
Sunk - Torpedo

Cause Comments
Torpedoed by German submarine U-548 while en route from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to Puerto La Cruz, Venezuela.

Conflict
World War II

Location of Incident
Northwest Atlantic

Accuracy of Incident Location
Historic 2

Lat/Long
37° 30' N., 73° 03' W.

Incident Location Comments
Approximately 125 miles off Cape May, New Jersey

Lives Lost
1

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