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Year Built
1942
Official Number
242673
Ship Yard
Oregon Shipbuilding Company
General Type
Dry Cargo
Specific Type
Break Bulk
MARAD Type
EC2-S-C1
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Net Tons
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Draft, Summer
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Draft, Lightweight
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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 Ezra Meeker (1830-1928). Ezra Meeker was a pioneer and politician. Meeker was a pioneer of the Pacific Northwest and served as the mayor of Puyallup, Washington from 1890-1891 and again from 1892-1893. In later years Meeker led preservation efforts and promotion of the Oregon Trail. 

MARAD has no written history for the Liberty ship Ezra Meeker at this time.

Mission

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Historical Documents

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Milestones


Event: Entry
Date: 7/9/1946

Event: Acquisition
Date: 7/9/1946

Event: Disposition
Date: 1/15/1969

Event: Withdrawl
Date: 1/15/1969


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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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