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Sangay, U.S. Munitions Ship


Photograph of U.S.S. Sangay

Mare Island Naval Yard #7549-43


Specifications:


Tonnage 6400 tons light
11,050 tons fully loaded
Dimensions 412' by 60' by 23'6"
125.6m by 18.3m by 7.2m
Maximum speed       14.5 knots
Armament 1 5"/38 dual-purpose guns
3x2 40mm Bofors AA guns
12 20mm Oerlikon AA guns
Machinery
1-shaft diesel (4000 shp)
Bunkerage
1032 tons
Cargo capacity
3300 deadweight tons
11,310 measurement tons


The Sangay was a Maritime Commission C1-A hull converted to use as a munitions ship in 1943. She was committed to the Pacific and transited the Panama Canal on 20 May 1943.

References

DANFS

ONI 222 (1945-9-1)



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