F. SCOTT FITZGERALD


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Year Built
1945
Official Number
247153
Shipyard
New England Shipbuilding Corporation
General Type
Dry Cargo
Specific Type
Break Bulk
MARAD Type
EC2-S-C1
Ship Length
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Beam
--
Mast Height
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Net Tons
4380 tons
Gross Tons
7176 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 - Scrap


Historical Narrative



This Liberty ship was named for F. Scott Fitzgerald (1896-1940). Francis Scott Fitzgerald was an American author and novelist. Fitzgerald is considered one of the best American writers of the twentieth century. Fitzgerald's most famous work is the novel The Great Gatsby

MARAD has no written history for the Liberty ship F. Scott Fitzgerald at this time.


Vessel Name History

F. SCOTT FITZGERALD

Mission

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Milestones


Event: Entry
Date: 10/18/1947

Event: Acquisition
Date: 10/18/1947

Event: Disposition
Date: 4/19/1961

Event: Withdrawl
Date: 4/19/1961


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