A Ship picture that is represented by the ship name - AMBASSADOR
Year Built
1960
Official Number
283150
Ship Yard
New York Shipbuilding Corporation
General Type
Dry Cargo
Specific Type
Break Bulk
MARAD Type
C3-S-38a
Ship Length
470 feet
Beam
73 feet
Mast Height
--
Net Tons
6500 tons
Gross Tons
10590 tons
Cargo Capacity
--
Draft, Summer
28 tons
Draft, Lightweight
11.9 tons
Displacement, Summer
17570 tons
Displacement, Lightweight
6584 tons
Immersion, Summer
61.0 tons
Immersion, Lightweight
52.0 tons
Fate
Sold - No further info


Historical Narrative



The Maritime Administration's National Register Eligibility Assessment for Ambassador, available in the Documents section, contains a detailed history of the vessel.
Mission
Mission Name
Vietnam War
Operations Desert Shield/Storm/Sortie
Historical Documents
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Milestones


Event: Ship Name Change
Date: 2/15/1980

Ship EXPORT AMBASSADOR changes name to AMBASSADOR
Event: Entry
Date: 2/15/1980

Event: Acquisition
Date: 2/19/1982

Event: Interim Movement
Date: 1/2/1990

RETURNED TO OUTPORT BERTH
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 12/7/1993

Event: Cleared Historic Review
Date: 3/18/2010

Vessel cleared NHPA processing.
Event: Withdrawal
Date: 3/22/2012

Departed under domestic sale contract with ESCO Marine, Inc. in Brownsville, TX.

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Status Cards


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Documents


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2/18/2010 Ambassador_NHRE_History.pdf The default expand icon picture which is by default a plus sign The download picture that indicates an icon for downloading action.
6/24/1960 C3-S-38a Class Trim and Stability Booklet.pdf The default expand icon picture which is by default a plus sign The download picture that indicates an icon for downloading action.
6/24/1960 C3-S-38a Class Block List.pdf The default expand icon picture which is by default a plus sign The download picture that indicates an icon for downloading action.

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Shipwreck Information


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