ZIZANIA


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Year Built
1888
Official Number
225632
Shipyard
Ramsey and Son
General Type
Military
Specific Type
Naval Combatant Other
MARAD Type
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Ship Length
161 feet
Beam
27 feet
Mast Height
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Net Tons
263 tons
Gross Tons
447 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
Sold - U.S. Operation

Historical Narrative



There is no historical narrative for this vessel at this time; however, the U.S. Navy's Naval History and Heritage Command Dictionary of American Fighting Ships has an entry for the ship under both names.

Vessel Name History

1888 - 1943: Zizania
1943 - 1947: Adario


Vessel Name History

KAULA (AG-33)

ZIZANIA

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Milestones


Event Date Content
Requisitioned
8/20/1942 Vessel was requisitioned and purchased from Pan American Shippers, Inc. It was briefly operated by the Philadelphia Derrick and Salvage Corporation as a general agent before being transferred to the U.S. Navy
Transferred
8/9/1943 Vessel was transferred to the U.S. Navy to be used as a tender and tug boat.
Vessel Name Change
8/9/1943 Vessel name changed from ZIZANIA to ADARIO

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