PAUL LUCKENBACH


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Year Built
1919
Official Number
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Shipyard
Bremer Vulkan Werft
General Type
General Cargo
Specific Type
Break Bulk
MARAD Type
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Ship Length
471 feet
Beam
59 feet
Mast Height
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Net Tons
4125 tons
Gross Tons
6606 tons
Cargo Capacity
570800 square feet
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 - Torpedo

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Vessel Name History

PAUL LUCKENBACH

Mission

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Documents


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Shipwreck Information


Vessel Information
Owner
Luckenbach Steamship Company

Operator
Luckenbach Steamship Company

Operator Agreement
Time Charter Agreement

Flag State
United States

Incident Information
Incident Date
September 22, 1942

Use at Loss
Cargo Transportation

Cause
Sunk - Torpedo

Cause Comments
Torpedoed by Japanese submarine I-29 while en route from New York, New York, to the Persian Gulf via Cape Town, South Africa.

Conflict
World War II

Location of Incident
Arabian Sea

Accuracy of Incident Location
Historic 1

Lat/Long
10° 03' N., 63° 42' E.

Incident Location Comments
Approximately 850 miles west of Cochin (Kochi), (India)

Lives Lost
0

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