LAKE FITCH

Registry and Rig Information

Name LAKE FITCH
Registry U.S.
Official Number 219112
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 253.33
Width 43.66
Depth 26.75
Gross Tonnage 2713.00
Net Tonnage 1679.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00121

Vessel History

Disposition Departed Baltimore, MD, on February 22, 1942, bound for Puerto la Cruz. Presumably torpedoed by German submarine about 300 miles east of Cape Hatteras, NC, on about February 26, 1942; lost with all hands.

Build Information

Builder Globe Shipbuilding Co.
Place Built Superior, WI
Date Built 1919-00-00

Source

Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
QUANTICO1933-00-001941-00-00U.S.219112
NORLAVORE1941-00-001942-00-00U.S.219112

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
U.S. Shipping Board1919-00-001933-00-00U.S.219112
Merchants & Miners Transportation Co.1933-00-001941-00-00U.S.219112
Norlasco Steamship Corp.1941-00-001942-00-00U.S.219112
North Atlantic & Gulf Steamship Co.1942-00-001942-00-00U.S.219112