W. WALTER HUSBAND


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Year Built
1943
Official Number
169691
Shipyard
Bethlehem-Fairfield Shipyard
General Type
General Cargo
Specific Type
Break Bulk
MARAD Type
EC2-S-C1
Ship Length
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Beam
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Mast Height
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Net Tons
4380 tons
Gross Tons
7176 tons
Cargo Capacity
499816 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
Sold - No Further Info

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Vessel Name History

1943 - 1943: W. Walter Husband
1943 - 1947: Samyork
1947 - 1959: Ivybank
1959 - 1961: Winona
1961 - 1963: Kondor
1963 - 1965: Grand
(vessel broke apart and sank in heavy weather)


Vessel Name History

W. WALTER HUSBAND

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Milestones


Event Date Content
Lend-Lease
10/29/1943 Upon completion, vessel was placed in the custody of the British Ministry of War Transport under the Lend-Lease program
Vessel Name Change
10/29/1943 Vessel name changed from W. WALTER HUSBAND to SAMYORK.
Sold
4/17/1947 Vessel sold to Bank Line, Ltd., a British company, for commercial operation.

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