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NavSource Online: Army Ship Photo Archive
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Precedence of awards is from left to right
American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal
Laid down, date unknown, as the coastal passenger liner SS Madison at Newport News Shipbuilding and Dry Dock, Newport News, VA. for Old Dominion Navigation Co.
Launched, 8 October 1910
Delivered, 31 January 1911, to Old Dominion Navigation Co.
Sold, date unknown, to Eastern Steamship Co. Inc.
Acquired, 23 March 1942, by the War Shipping Administration, as a bare bottom charter
Assigned, 23 March 1942, to Eastern Steamship Co., Inc. under a General Agency Agreement
Sub bare bottom charter, 11 May 1943, to the War Department, Transportation Corps.
Returned, 31 July 1946 to Eastern Steamship Co., Inc., under a General Agency Agreement
Redelivered, 8 January 1947, to Eastern Steamship Co., Inc.
Sold, date unknown, to Compania Armadora Caribena, S. A. of Panama
Final Disposition, scrapped, date unknown
Displacement 3,734 t.(gross)
Complement and Troop Accommodations
Cargo Capacity unknown
Fuel Capacity unknown
one reciprocating steam engine
one propeller, 3,500hp
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