CANADA VICTORY


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Year Built
1944
Official Number
245448
Ship Yard
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General Type
Dry Cargo
Specific Type
Break Bulk
MARAD Type
VC2-S-AP3
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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
Sunk - Other Hostile Act


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Vessel Information
Owner
War Shipping Administration

Operator
Alaska Steamship Company

Operator Agreement
General Agent Agreement

Flag State
United States

Incident Information
Incident Date
April 27, 1945

Use at Loss
Cargo Transportation

Cause
Sunk - Other Hostile Act

Cause Comments
Hit by Japanese kamikaze plane while at anchor off of Okinawa, Japan.

Conflict
World War II

Location of Incident
Pacific Ocean

Accuracy of Incident Location
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Lat/Long
26° 23' 15" N., 127° 41' 47" E.

Incident Location Comments
2.5 miles west of Tokashiki Island, Japan

Lives Lost
3

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