Historical Center #NH
|Tonnage||3745 tons light
14,380 tons fully loaded
|Dimensions||441'6" by 56'11" by 28'4"
134.57m by 17.35m by 8.64m
|Maximum speed||11 knots|
reciprocating engines (2500 shp)
|Bunkerage||1700 tons fuel oil|
|Range||17,000 nautical miles (31,000 km) at 11 knots|
The Liberty tankers (Maritime Commission standard type Z-ET1-S-C3) were converted Liberty ships. About 62 such ships were built, a large fraction of which were commissioned by the U.S. Navy as Armadillo-class mobile station tankers.
Merchant Marine at War (accessed 2009-6-2)
HyperWar (accessed 2009-6-1)
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