ALFRED I. DUPONT


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Year Built
1944
Official Number
246297
Shipyard
St. John's River Shipbuilding Company
General Type
Dry 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
4390 tons
Gross Tons
7240 tons
Cargo Capacity
499573 square feet
Draft, Summer
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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 Alfred I. du Pont (1864-1935). Alfred Irenee du Pont was an industrialist and philanthropist. Du Pont partnered with his cousin to control the E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company. Du Pont later became prominent in Florida through land ownership, banking, and manufacturing.

MARAD has no written history for the Liberty ship Alfred I. du Pont at this time.


Vessel Name History

ALFRED I. DUPONT

Mission

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Historical Documents
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Milestones


Event: Entry
Date: 11/25/1947

Event: Acquisition
Date: 11/25/1947

Event: Sold
Date: 5/13/1970

Sold as scrap to Southern Scrap Materials Co., Ltd.

Ship Imagery


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Status Cards


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Documents


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Plans


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Shipwreck Information


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