CALVIN COOLIDGE


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Year Built
1943
Official Number
242814
Ship Yard
New England Shipbuilding Corporation
General Type
Dry Cargo
Specific Type
Break Bulk
MARAD Type
EC2-S-C1
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Cargo Capacity
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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 Calvin Coolidge (1872-1933). John Calvin Coolidge, Jr. was a lawyer, politician, and the thirtieth President of the United States. Coolidge was the Governor of Massachusetts from 1919-1921, Vice President of the United States 1921-1923, and President of the United States from 1923-1929. Coolidge took over the presidency following the death of Warren G. Harding in 1923, and was elected to the office in 1924.

MARAD has no written history for the Liberty ship Calvin Coolidge at this time.

Mission

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Milestones


Event: Entry
Date: 5/20/1947

Event: Acquisition
Date: 5/20/1947

Event: Disposition
Date: 1/5/1965

Event: Withdrawl
Date: 1/5/1965


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