EDWARD SPARROW


Default Generic Ship Image
Year Built
1943
Official Number
243619
Ship Yard
Delta Ship Building 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 Edward Sparrow (1810-1882). Edward Sparrow was an Irish-born Confederate politician. Sparrow served as a Confederate States Senator from Louisiana from 1862-1865. 

MARAD has no written history for the Liberty ship Edward Sparrow at this time.

Mission

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Historical Documents

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Milestones


Event: Entry
Date: 9/19/1945

Event: Acquisition
Date: 9/19/1945

Event: Disposition
Date: 1/15/1973

Event: Withdrawl
Date: 1/15/1973


Ship Imagery


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Status Cards


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Documents


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Plans


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Shipwreck Information


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