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USAJMP Capt. Samuel C. Cardwell
Junior Mine Planter:
Built in 1919 at Rocky River Drydock Co., Rocky River, OH.
Launched in 1919
Accepted for service by the U.S. Army Quartermaster Corps in 1920
Named in honor of Capt. Samuel C. Cardwell, C.A.C
Assigned in 1920 to the US Army Coast Artillery Corp Mine Planter Service
Placed in commission in 1920
Stationed at Boston, MA. assigned to the Coast Defenses of Boston
Functioned in the Harbor Boat Service as a freight and passenger craft at Boston Harbor
Placed out of commission in 1923
Transferred to the US Public Health Service, converted to boarding and fumigating vessel
Final Disposition, scrapped in 1934
Displacement 177 t.
Cruise Radius unknown
Fuel Capacities unknown
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||USAJMP Capt. Samuel C. Cardwell moored pierside at Rocky River Dry Dock Co., Rocky River, OH. date unknown.
||Bowling Green State University, Historical Collection of the Great Lakes
The history for USAJMP Capt. Samuel C. Cardwell is from US Army Order of Battle 1919-1941 Vol. 2
Last Updated 25 January 2019
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