Default Generic Ship Image
Year Built
1944
Official Number
246811
Ship Yard
St. John's River Shipbuilding 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 C. W. Post (1854-1914). Charles William Post was an inventor, and breakfast cereal and foods manufacturer. Post was an innovator in the food manufacturing industry and the founder of Post Cereals.

MARAD has no written history for the Liberty ship C. W. Post at this time.

Mission

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Historical Documents

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Milestones


Event: Entry
Date: 11/14/1947

Event: Acquisition
Date: 11/14/1947

Event: Disposition
Date: 10/15/1971

GRAIN PROGRAM 1954
Event: Withdrawl
Date: 10/15/1971


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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