BAIALOIDE


Default Generic Ship Image
Year Built
1914
Official Number
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Shipyard
William Hamilton and Company
General Type
Dry Cargo
Specific Type
Break Bulk
MARAD Type
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Ship Length
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Beam
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Mast Height
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Net Tons
4057 tons
Gross Tons
6400 tons
Cargo Capacity
468455 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
Sunk as Breakwater

Historical Narrative



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Vessel Name History

BAIALOIDE

Mission

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Historical Documents
Name Download

Milestones


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Ship Imagery


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Documents


Date Type Name Download
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Plans


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Shipwreck Information


Vessel Information
Owner
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Operator
Mississippi Shipping Company

Operator Agreement
General Agent Agreement

Flag State
Panama

Incident Information
Incident Date
June 01, 1944

Use at Loss
Other

Cause
Sunk as Breakwater

Cause Comments
Intentionally sunk as a blockship to help form an artificial harbor.

Conflict
World War II

Location of Incident
Northeast Atlantic

Accuracy of Incident Location
Historic 2

Lat/Long
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Incident Location Comments
Gooseberry No. 2, Omaha Beach, Normandy, France

Lives Lost
0

Wreck Site Information
Location of Wreck
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Accuracy of Wreck Location
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Wreck Location Comments
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