GANYMEDE (AK-104)


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Year Built
1943
Official Number
243709
Ship Yard
Permanente Metals Corporation
General Type
Military (Non Commercial)
Specific Type
Break Bulk
MARAD Type
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Ship Length
417.6 feet
Beam
56 feet
Mast Height
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Net Tons
4380 tons
Gross Tons
7176 tons
Cargo Capacity
499573 square feet
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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Historical Narrative



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Vessel Name History

1943 - 1943: James W. Nye
1943 - 1973: Ganymede (AK-104)
Mission

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Milestones


Event: Vessel Name Change
Date: 6/3/1943

Vessel name changed from JAMES W. NYE to GANYMEDE (AK-104) upon transfer to U.S. Navy
Event: Entry
Date: 10/1/1947

Vessel entered Suisun Bay Reserve Fleet for post-war lay-up.
Event: Acquisition
Date: 10/1/1947

Vessel surplussed from U.S. Navy
Event: Withdrawal
Date: 4/16/1973

Vessel withdrawn from Suisun Bay Reserve Fleet upon scrap sale to Tung Ho Steel Enterprise Corp. of Taiwan.

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