ABSAROKA


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Absaroka, view of port side. Circa 1917. Naval Historical Center photograph. #NH 65094-A.
Year Built
1918
Official Number
215986
Shipyard
Skinner and Eddy Corporation
General Type
General Cargo
Specific Type
Break Bulk
MARAD Type
USSB 1013
Ship Length
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Beam
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Mast Height
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Net Tons
3527 tons
Gross Tons
5695 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



Vessel Name History

Prima Vista


There is no historical narrative for this vessel at this time.


Photo Captions

1.) Absaroka, view of port side. Circa 1917. Naval Historical Center photograph. #NH 65094-A.

2.) Absaroka at anchor, view of port side. May 31, 1941. U.S. Coast Guard photograph. 

3.) Absaroka listing to starboard following torpedo attack by Japanese submarine. December 1941. U.S. Navy photograph. 

4.) Absaroka under tow following torpedo attack by Japanese submarine, view of bow. December 1941. U.S. Navy photograph.


Vessel Name History

ABSAROKA

Mission

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Historical Documents
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Milestones


Event Date Content
Entry
5/9/1942 Entered WSA from Pope & Talbot, Inc.
Disposition
4/9/1946 Redelivered to Pope & Talbot, Inc.
Sold
4/14/1946 Sold to Greek Government
Renamed
4/14/1946 Renamed to Prima Vista

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Plans


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Shipwreck Information


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