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Year Built
1920
Official Number
219775
Ship Yard
Los Angeles Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Corporation
General Type
Dry Cargo
Specific Type
Break Bulk
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Net Tons
3386 tons
Gross Tons
5441 tons
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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
State Steamship Company

Operator
U.S. Maritime Commission

Operator Agreement
Unknown

Flag State
United States

Incident Information
Incident Date
August 13, 1942

Use at Loss
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Cause
Sunk - Torpedo

Cause Comments
Torpedoed and shelled by Italian submarine Reginaldo Giuliani while en route from Bombay (Mumbai), (India), to New York, New York, via Cape Town, South Africa, and Trinidad.

Conflict
World War II

Location of Incident
Atlantic Ocean

Accuracy of Incident Location
Historic 1

Lat/Long
09° 24' N., 33° 02' W.

Incident Location Comments
Atlantic Ocean

Lives Lost
1

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