LAKE MEDFORD

Registry and Rig Information

Name LAKE MEDFORD
Registry U.S.
Official Number 216924
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 251.00
Width 43.58
Depth 19.16
Gross Tonnage 2084.00
Net Tonnage 1223.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00103

Vessel History

History Laid down for C. Hannevig, of Oslo, Norway; requisitioned by U.S. Shipping Board in April, 1917.
Disposition Torpedoed and sunk by German submarine between Trinidad and Demerara, on Gulf of Mexico, on October 2, 1942; six of crew lost.

Build Information

Builder Globe Shipbuilding Co.
Place Built Superior, WI
Date Built 1918-00-00

Source

Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
LAWRENCE, H.J.1926-00-001928-00-00U.S.216924
HALE, ELWYN C.1928-00-001941-00-00U.S.216924
ALCOA TRANSPORT1941-00-001942-00-00U.S.216924

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
U.S. Shipping Board1918-00-001925-00-00U.S.216924
Lawrence Steamship Co.1925-00-001928-00-00U.S.216924
Alaska Salmon Co.1928-00-001940-00-00U.S.216924
Ocean Dominion Steamship Co.1940-00-001940-00-00U.S.216924
Alcoa Steamship Co.1940-00-001942-00-00U.S.216924