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USAT Maryland


Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

Precedence of awards is from left to right
American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal


Transport:
  • Laid down, date unknown, as the Chesapeake Bay steamer SS State of Maryland at Pusey & Jones, Wilmington, DE. for the Seaboard Bay Line
  • Launched, date unknown
  • Delivered 1922, to Seaboard Bay Line
  • Sold, date unknown, to Baltimore Steam Packet Co.
  • Name changed, date unknown, to SS Maryland
  • Acquired, 2 April 1942, by the War Shipping Administration
  • Allocated, 2 April 1942, to the War Department, Transportation Corps.
  • Delivered, 4 September 1946, to the War Shipping Administration Maritime Commission National Defense Reserve Fleet, Mobile, AL.
  • Final Disposition, sold for scrapping, 28 September 1950, to Pine Island Metals Co., (PD-X-499) for $43,500.00, withdrawn from the reserve fleet, 10 October 1950
    Specifications:
    Displacement 3,734 t.(gross)
    Length 359'
    Beam 42'
    Draft 36'
    Speed unknown
    Complement and Troop Accommodations
    Officers unknown
    Enlisted unknown
    Cargo Capacity unknown
    Armament unknown
    Fuel Capacity unknown
    Propulsion
    one reciprocating steam engine
    one propeller, 3,500hp

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