SS AMERICAN VICTORY

SS AMERICAN VICTORY

Class: VC2-S-AP2 Launched: June 20, 1945 At: California Shipbuilding Corporation, Los Angeles, CaliforniaLength Overall: 455 feet Beam: 62 feet Draft: 28 feet Gross Volume: 7612 tons Displacement: 10.750 tons Armament: One 5-inch 38 caliber gun, one 3-inch/50 caliber gun; eight 20 mm guns... read more

DS HESTMANDEN

DS HESTMANDEN

.wp-embedded-content { display:none!important; }DS HESTMANDENClass: Merchant ship Launched: September 23, 1911 At: Laxevaag Maskin & Jernskibsbyggeri, Bergen, NorwayLength: 195 feet Beam: 30 feet Draft: 13.7 feet Displacement: 1260 tonsAddress for visiting: Bred... read more

SS JEREMIAH O’BRIEN

SS JEREMIAH O’BRIEN

Class: EC2-S-C1  Liberty Ship Launched: June 19, 1943 At: New England Shipbuilding Corporation, South Portland, MaineLength: 441 feet, 7 inches Beam: 57 feet Draft: 27 feet, 9 inches Displacement: 14,245 tons Gross:7,176 tons Net: 4,380 tons Armament: originally two 3-inch/50 caliber gu... read more

SS JOHN W. BROWN

SS JOHN W. BROWN

Class: EC2-S-C1 Type Liberty ShipLaunched: September 7, 1942 At: Bethlehem-Fairfield Shipyard, Baltimore, Maryland Length: 441 feet, 7 inches Beam:57 feet Draft: 27 feet, 9 inches Displacement: 14,245 tons Gross Tonnage: 7,176 tons Deadweight Tonnage: 10,920 long tons Armament: Three 3-i... read more

SS LANE VICTORY

SS LANE VICTORY

The S.S. Lane Victory is owned and operated by the United States Merchant Marine Veterans of World War II (USMMVWWII); a nationwide, tax-exempt, non-profit historical and educational institution.  Our mission is threefold: Educate the public on the importance of the U.S. Merchant Marine service to... read more

SS RED OAK VICTORY

SS RED OAK VICTORY

Class: VC2-S-AP2 Victory Ship Built: Kaiser Shipyard #1, Richmond, California Commissioned: USS Red Oak Victory (AK-235) December 5, 1944Length: 455 feet Beam: 62 feet Draft: 28 feet Displacement: 15,200 tons Armament: One 5-inch/38 caliber gun; one 3-inch/50 caliber gun, and eight 20 mm g... read more