H. H. ROGERS


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Year Built
1916
Official Number
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Shipyard
Newport News Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Company
General Type
Tanker
Specific Type
Tanker - Oil
MARAD Type
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Ship Length
516 feet
Beam
68 feet
Mast Height
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Net Tons
5488 tons
Gross Tons
8807 tons
Cargo Capacity
119410 barrels
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 - Torpedo

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H. H. ROGERS

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Vessel Information
Owner
Standard Oil of New Jersey

Operator
War Shipping Administration

Operator Agreement
Time Charter Agreement

Flag State
Panama

Incident Information
Incident Date
February 21, 1943

Use at Loss
Vessel Movement

Cause
Sunk - Torpedo

Cause Comments
Torpedoed by German submarine U-664 while en route from Liverpool, England, United Kingdom, to the U.S. as part of Convoy ONS-167.

Conflict
World War II

Location of Incident
North Atlantic

Accuracy of Incident Location
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Lat/Long
50° 13' N., 24° 48' W.

Incident Location Comments
Approximately 600 miles west of the Irish coast

Lives Lost
0

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