EZRA MEEKER


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Year Built
1942
Official Number
242673
Shipyard
Oregon Shipbuilding Company
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
4370 tons
Gross Tons
7180 tons
Cargo Capacity
499573 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 - Scrap

Historical Narrative



This Liberty ship was named for Ezra Meeker (1830-1928). Ezra Meeker was a pioneer and politician. Meeker was a pioneer of the Pacific Northwest and served as the mayor of Puyallup, Washington from 1890-1891 and again from 1892-1893. In later years Meeker led preservation efforts and promotion of the Oregon Trail. 

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Vessel Name History

EZRA MEEKER

JIM BRIDGER

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Milestones


Event Date Content
Entry
7/9/1946
Acquisition
7/9/1946
Disposition
1/15/1969
Withdrawl
1/15/1969

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