CAPE JOHNSON


A Ship picture that is represented by the ship name - CAPE JOHNSON
Year Built
1962
Official Number
289547
Ship Yard
National Steel and Shipbuilding
General Type
Dry Cargo
Specific Type
Break Bulk
MARAD Type
--
Ship Length
565.0 feet
Beam
76.00 feet
Mast Height
139.0 feet
Net Tons
9345 tons
Gross Tons
12724 tons
Cargo Capacity
"55198" square feet
Draft, Summer
31.50 tons
Draft, Lightweight
13.3 tons
Displacement, Summer
22629 tons
Displacement, Lightweight
8162 tons
Immersion, Summer
71.0 tons
Immersion, Lightweight
69.0 tons
Fate
--


Historical Narrative



The Maritime Administration's National Register Eligibility Assessment for Cape Johnson, available in the Documents section, contains a detailed history of the vessel.

Photo Descriptions
1.) Cape Johnson, underway, MARAD file photo.

Mission
Mission Name
Operations Desert Shield/Storm/Sortie
Historical Documents
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Milestones


Event: Ship Name Change
Date: 1/1/0001

Ship MORMACSAGA changes name to CAPE JOHNSON
Event: Acquisition
Date: 11/14/1986

Event: Interim Movement
Date: 5/24/1997

ENRTE: Roosevelt Raods Puerto Rico
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 6/1/1997

In Roosevelt Road Puerto Rico
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 6/1/1997

Conducting Exercise
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 6/6/1997

Completed Exercise
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 6/6/1997

ENRTE: Baltimore MD
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 6/12/1997

MARAD OPCON 06/13/97 @ 0800 EDT
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 10/22/1997

Tow to GMD S/Y f/DD and lifeboat install
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 10/24/1997

At GMD Shipyard for scheduled drydocking
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 1/31/1998

Under tow to Baltimore MD
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 2/1/1998

Returned from drydocking at GMD S/Y
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 1/18/2000

Conducting sea trial to new homeport
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 1/20/2000

Completed sea trial at new homeport
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 5/9/2000

Commencing JTFEX 00-2 / MSC OPCON
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 5/19/2000

Completed JTFEX 00-2 / MARAD OPCON 05/20
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 5/17/2001

ENRTE: State Pier for Maritime Day event
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 5/17/2001

@ State Pier /f Maritime Day Celebration
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 5/21/2001

ENRTE: ROS berth
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 5/21/2001

Event: Interim Movement
Date: 3/8/2002

Turbo Activation 02-01 sea trial
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 3/11/2002

Completed Turbo Activation 02-01 S/T
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 5/17/2002

Towed to State Pier for Portfest Event
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 5/17/2002

At State Pier for Maritime Day/Portfest
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 5/21/2002

Under tow back to layberth
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 5/21/2002

Returned from Maritime Day/Portfest
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 10/4/2002

Turbo Activation sea trial 02-04
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 10/7/2002

Completed Turbo Activation 02-04 S/T
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 11/3/2002

Depart for Operation ENDURING FREEDOM
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 11/3/2002

At fueling dock
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 11/3/2002

ENRTE: Earle NJ | MSC OPCON @ 1515 EST
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 11/5/2002

At Earle Naval Weapons Station
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 12/9/2002

Event: Interim Movement
Date: 12/22/2002

Arrived at load port
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 7/21/2003

Return to CONUS | New Homeport is JRRF
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 8/2/2003

ENRTE: MHI Norfolk VA
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 8/3/2003

At MHI | MARAD OPCON 08/03/03 @ 1354 EDT
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 10/27/2003

Shift from MHI to Colonna's S/Y
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 10/27/2003

Shift complete to Colonna's for drydock
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 2/3/2004

PENDING: ENRTE: Cheatham Annex
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 2/3/2004

PENDING:
Event: Interim Movement
Date: 9/18/2008

Arrived at JRRF at 1045 from Cheatham Annex, Virginia.
Event:
Date: 10/1/2008

Event: Interim Movement
Date: 10/1/2008

Event: Disposal
Date: 6/14/2012

Vessel cleared historic review.
Event:
Date: 7/5/2012


Ship Imagery


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Status Cards


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Documents


Date Type Name Expand Download
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