ACADIA


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Acadia underway, view of starboard side. September 20, 1941. U.S. Coast Guard photograph.
Year Built
1932
Official Number
231673
Shipyard
Newport News Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Company
General Type
Naval Auxiliary
Specific Type
AH Hospital Ship
MARAD Type
Private
Ship Length
400 feet
Beam
61 feet
Mast Height
--
Net Tons
3020 tons
Gross Tons
6185 tons
Cargo Capacity
--
Draft, Summer
--
Draft, Lightweight
--
Displacement, Summer
--
Displacement, Lightweight
--
Immersion, Summer
--
Immersion, Lightweight
--
Fate
Sold - Scrap

Historical Narrative



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Photo Captions

1.) Acadia underway, view of starboard side. September 20, 1941. U.S. Coast Guard photograph.

2.) Acadia underway, view of port side. May 29, 1942. U.S. Coast Guard photograph.


Vessel Name History

ACADIA

Mission

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Historical Documents
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Milestones


Event Date Content
Disposition
11/23/1941 Redelivered to Alcoa Steamship Company under T.C. contract
Entry
10/16/1942 Entered War Department under B.B. contract
Converted
10/16/1942 Converted into a Hospital Ship
Disposition
7/23/1947 Redelivered to Eastern Steamship Line, Inc.
Sold
5/1/1955 Sold to Belgium

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Documents


Date Type Name Download
(No Date) ACADIA.pdf Default Generic Download Image
(No Date) AAlcoa Aluminum Line.jpg Default Generic Download Image

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