C. H. M. JONES


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Year Built
1944
Official Number
246382
Ship Yard
New England Shipbuilding Corporation
General Type
Dry Cargo
Specific Type
Break Bulk
MARAD Type
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Ship Length
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Beam
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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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Fate
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Historical Narrative



This Liberty ship was named for C. H. M. Jones (1886-1944). Charles Henry M. Jones was a shipping reporter for the New York American. Jones was also the assistant to the president and public relations man for Todd Shipyards.

MARAD has no written history for the Liberty ship C. H. M. Jones at this time.

Mission

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Historical Documents

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Milestones


Event: Entry
Date: 12/4/1947

Event: Acquisition
Date: 12/4/1947

Event: Disposition
Date: 12/8/1960

Event: Withdrawl
Date: 12/8/1960


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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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