SS AMERICAN VICTORY

SS AMERICAN VICTORY

Class: VC2-S-AP2 Launched: June 20, 1945 At: California Shipbuilding Corporation, Los Angeles, California Length 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 HESTMANDEN Class: Merchant ship Launched: September 23, 1911 At: Laxevaag Maskin & Jernskibsbyggeri, Bergen, Norway Length: 195 feet Beam: 30 feet Draft: 13.7 feet Displacement: 1260 tons Address 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, Maine Length: 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 Ship Launched: 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 Arm... read more

SS LANE VICTORY

SS LANE VICTORY

Class: VC2-AP2 Victory Ship Launched: May 31, 1945 At: California Shipbuilding Corp., Los Angeles, California Length: 455 feet Beam: 62 feet Draft: 28 feet Displacement: 10,750 tons Armament: One 5-inch/38 caliber gun; one 3-inch/50 caliber gun, and eight 20 mm guns Address: ... 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, 1944 Length: 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

SS WILLIAM G. MATHER

SS WILLIAM G. MATHER

Type: Great Lakes Straight Deck Bulk Carrier Built: 1925, Ecorse, Michigan Launched: May 23, 1925 At: Great Lakes Engineering Works, for Cleveland Cliffs Steamship Company Length: 618 feet Beam: 62 feet Draft: 32 feet (loaded) Gross Tonnage: 8,662 tons Cargo Capacity: 14,000 tons Crew: (1... read more