E. J. SADLER


Default Generic Ship Image
Year Built
1921
Official Number
--
Ship Yard
Federal Shipbuilding and Dry Dock
General Type
Tanker
Specific Type
Tanker - Oil
MARAD Type
--
Ship Length
--
Beam
--
Mast Height
--
Net Tons
6014 tons
Gross Tons
9639 tons
Cargo Capacity
--
Draft, Summer
--
Draft, Lightweight
--
Displacement, Summer
--
Displacement, Lightweight
--
Immersion, Summer
--
Immersion, Lightweight
--
Fate
Sunk - Other Hostile Act


Historical Narrative



There is no historical narrative for this vessel at this time.
Mission

No Mission for this vessel

Historical Documents

No documents for this vessel


Milestones


No events for this vessel

Ship Imagery


No images for this vessel



Status Cards


1VU_01.png

Documents


No documents for this vessel


Plans


No documents for this vessel


Shipwreck Information


Vessel Information
Owner
--

Operator
Standard Oil Company of New Jersey

Operator Agreement
--

Flag State
United States

Incident Information
Incident Date
June 22, 1942

Use at Loss
Cargo Transportation

Cause
Sunk - Other Hostile Act

Cause Comments
Shelled by German submarine U-159 while en route from Aruba, N.W.I. to New York.

Conflict
World War II

Location of Incident
Caribbean Sea

Accuracy of Incident Location
Historic 2

Lat/Long
15° 36' N., 67° 52' W.

Incident Location Comments
Approximately 175 miles south of the Windward Passage

Lives Lost
0

Wreck Site Information
Location of Wreck
--

Accuracy of Wreck Location
--

Wreck Location Comments
--