NATHAN HALE


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Year Built
1942
Official Number
241560
Shipyard
California Shipbuilding Corporation
General Type
General Cargo
Specific Type
Break Bulk
MARAD Type
EC2-S-C1
Ship Length
417.75 feet
Beam
56.9 feet
Mast Height
--
Net Tons
4380 tons
Gross Tons
7176 tons
Cargo Capacity
499573 square feet
Draft, Summer
27.75 tons
Draft, Lightweight
--
Displacement, Summer
--
Displacement, Lightweight
--
Immersion, Summer
14230 tons
Immersion, Lightweight
--
Fate
Sold - Scrap

Historical Narrative



This Liberty ship was named for Nathan Hale (1755-1776). Nathan Hale was soldier and spy for the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War. Hale was captured and executed by the British, famous for his reported last words "I only regret that I have but one life to lose for my county."

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