DAVID B. JOHNSON


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Year Built
1944
Official Number
244901
Ship Yard
J. A. Jones Construction Company
General Type
Dry Cargo
Specific Type
Break Bulk
MARAD Type
EC2-S-C1
Ship Length
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Beam
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Mast Height
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Net Tons
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Gross Tons
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Cargo Capacity
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Draft, Summer
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Draft, Lightweight
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Displacement, Summer
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Displacement, Lightweight
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Immersion, Summer
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Immersion, Lightweight
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Fate
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Historical Narrative



This Liberty ship was named for David B. Johnson (1856-1928). David Bancroft Johnson was the superintendent of the Columbia Graded Schools in South Carolina. Johnson was the founder and president of the Winthrop Training School, the first state college for women in South Carolina.

MARAD has no written history for the Liberty ship David B. Johnson at this time.

Mission

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Historical Documents

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Milestones


Event: Entry
Date: 11/18/1948

Event: Acquisition
Date: 11/18/1948

Event: Disposition
Date: 1/17/1968

Event: Withdrawl
Date: 1/17/1968


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Documents


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Plans


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Shipwreck Information


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