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International Radio Call Sign:
November - Xray - Mike - Tango
Alamosa Class Cargo Ship:
Laid down, as MV Coastal Stevedore, a Maritime Commission type (C1-M-AV1) hull, under Maritime Commission contract (MC Hull 2156), at Globe Shipbuilding Co., Superior, WI.
Launched, date unknown
Acquired by the US Navy in March 1945
Returned to the Maritime Commission prior to commissioning
Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
Name reverted to MV Coastal Stevedore
GAA A. H. Bull & Co. 3 December 1945, at New Orleans
Charter to Bull Insular Lines Inc. 5 July 1946
GAA A. L. Burbank & Co., 12 February 1947, at New York
Sold, 13 January 1948, to the government of Cuba
Final Disposition, fate unknown
Displacement 2,382 t.(lt) 7,450 t.(fl)
Length 388' 6"
Draft 29' 2" (limiting)
Speed 11.5 kts.
Largest Boom Capacity 30 t.
Cargo Capacity 3,945 DWT
non-refrigerated 227,730 Cu ft
refrigerated 9,830 Cu ft
one single 3"/50 cal dual purpose gun mount
six single 20mm AA gun mounts
Fuel Capacity Diesel 6,300 Bbls
one Nordberg Diesel TSM6 engine
two Diesel-drive 250Kw 120V/240V D.C. Ship's Service Generators
single propeller, 1,750shp
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