DANIEL L. JOHNSTON


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Year Built
1945
Official Number
247189
Shipyard
Todd Shipbuilding and Drydock
General Type
General Cargo
Specific Type
Break Bulk
MARAD Type
EC2-S-C1
Ship Length
417.6 feet
Beam
56.8 feet
Mast Height
--
Net Tons
4389 tons
Gross Tons
7247 tons
Cargo Capacity
--
Draft, Summer
--
Draft, Lightweight
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Displacement, Summer
--
Displacement, Lightweight
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Immersion, Summer
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Immersion, Lightweight
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Fate
Sold - Scrap

Historical Narrative



This Liberty ship was named for Daniel L. Johnston (1905-1942). Daniel L. Johnston was the Second Assistant Engineer on the American-flagged tanker SS Caddo. Johnston was lost at sea following the torpedoing of Caddo by the German U-boat U-518 on November 23, 1942.

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Vessel Name History

DANIEL L. JOHNSTON

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Event Date Content
Disposition
2/6/1963
Withdrawl
2/6/1963

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