Registry and Rig Information

Registry U.S.
Official Number 246508
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 323.75
Width 50.00
Depth 26.42
Gross Tonnage 3805.00
Net Tonnage 2123.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00038

Vessel History

Rebuilds Tonnage change, 1965 (3824 gross - 2142 net).
History Launched as C1-M-AV1 class cargo vessel for U.S. Maritime Commission. Acquired by U.S. Navy and commissioned on August 4, 1945. Sailed to Panama Canal on September 5, 1945, on way to Pacific area, but with ending of war, was ordered to proceed to Norfolk, VA. Arrived at Hampton Roads, VA, on March 11, 1946, and was decommissioned on April 26, 1946, for return to Maritime Commission. Operated, 1946-1947 by Dichmann, Wright & Pugh, Inc., of Norfolk, VA.
Disposition Sold to Gumus Cubuk Kollektif Sirketi; in course of scrapping at Aliaga, Turkey, in August, 1982.

Build Information

Builder Butler, Walter Shipbuilders, Inc.
Place Built Superior, WI
Date Built 1944-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
HIDALGO (AK-189)1945-00-001946-00-00U.S.U.S. NAVY

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
D.B. Deniz Naklyati T.A.O.1956-00-001960-00-00TURKEY
D.B. Deniz Naklyati T.A.S.1960-00-001982-00-00TURKEY
D.B. Turk Anonim Ortakligi1952-00-001956-00-00TURKEY
Government of Turkey1947-00-001952-00-00TURKEY
U.S. Maritime Commission1944-00-001945-00-00U.S.246508
U.S. Maritime Commission1946-00-001947-00-00U.S.246508
U.S. Navy1945-00-001946-00-00U.S.U.S. NAVY