PATRICK J. HURLEY


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Year Built
1941
Official Number
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Shipyard
Federal Shipbuilding and Dry Dock
General Type
Tanker
Specific Type
LNG Liquefied Natural Gas
MARAD Type
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Ship Length
508 feet
Beam
72 feet
Mast Height
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Net Tons
6454 tons
Gross Tons
10864 tons
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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PATRICK J. HURLEY

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Vessel Information
Owner
Sinclair Refining Company

Operator
War Shipping Administration

Operator Agreement
Unknown

Flag State
United States

Incident Information
Incident Date
September 12, 1942

Use at Loss
Cargo Transportation

Cause
Sunk - Other Hostile Act

Cause Comments
Shelled by German submarine U-512 while en route from Aruba, N.W.I. (Netherlands Antilles), to Belfast, Ireland.

Conflict
World War II

Location of Incident
Caribbean Sea

Accuracy of Incident Location
Historic 1

Lat/Long
22° 59' N., 46° 15' W.

Incident Location Comments
Approximately 950 miles northeast of Barbados

Lives Lost
17

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