Registry and Rig Information

Registry U.S.
Official Number 248956
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 00331

Vessel History

History Built as C1-M-AV1 class cargo vessel for U.S. Maritime Commission. Acquired by U.S. Navy on August 10, 1945, converted to an AK at New Orleans, LA, and commissioned on September 11, 1945. Decommissioned on November 14, 1945 and on same date returned to Maritime Commission. Struck from Navy Register on November 28, 1945. Operated in 1947 by Fall River Navigation Co., Fall River, MA.

Build Information

Builder Smith, L.D. Shipbuilding Co.
Place Built Sturgeon Bay, WI
Date Built 1945-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
COASTAL HIGHFLYER1945-00-001967-00-00U.S.248956
SEBASTIAN (AK-211)1945-00-001945-00-00U.S.U.S. NAVY

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
U.S. Maritime Commission1945-00-001945-00-00U.S.248956
U.S. Maritime Commission, Dept. of Commerce1945-00-001967-00-00U.S.248956
U.S. Maritime Commission, Dept. of the Army1967-00-00U.S.248956
U.S. Navy1945-00-001945-00-00U.S.U.S. NAVY