Default Generic Ship Image
Year Built
1917
Official Number
--
Ship Yard
Ames Shipbuilding
General Type
Tanker
Specific Type
Tanker - Oil
MARAD Type
--
Ship Length
--
Beam
--
Mast Height
--
Net Tons
4796 tons
Gross Tons
6693 tons
Cargo Capacity
--
Draft, Summer
--
Draft, Lightweight
--
Displacement, Summer
--
Displacement, Lightweight
--
Immersion, Summer
--
Immersion, Lightweight
--
Fate
Sunk - Torpedo


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Historical Documents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


4DW_01.png

Documents


No documents for this vessel


Plans


No documents for this vessel


Shipwreck Information


Vessel Information
Owner
Standard Oil Company of New Jersey

Operator
Standard Oil Company of New Jersey

Operator Agreement
Time Charter Agreement

Flag State
United States

Incident Information
Incident Date
June 05, 1942

Use at Loss
Cargo Transportation

Cause
Sunk - Torpedo

Cause Comments
Torpedoed by German submarine U-68 while en route from Aruba, N.W.I. (Netherlands Antilles), to San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Conflict
World War II

Location of Incident
Caribbean Sea

Accuracy of Incident Location
Historic 1

Lat/Long
17° 30' N., 68° 20' W.

Incident Location Comments
South of Mona Passage

Lives Lost
41

Wreck Site Information
Location of Wreck
--

Accuracy of Wreck Location
--

Wreck Location Comments
--