D/S John Fitch

Call sign
KHJS
Class
EC2-S-C1
Shipping company
United States War Shipping Adm. USA
Nationality
USA flaggUSA
Home port
San Francisco, CA, USA

Shipyard

Name
Permanente Metals Corp. Richmond, CA, USA
Build year
1942
Yard number
72
Month of delivery
september

Other

  • Participant in WW2
  • Civilian ship

Tonnage

Gross tonnage:
7.181
Net tonnage:
4.384
Deadweight:
10.500

Engine

Propulsion:
Triple 3 cyl.
Engine size:
NHK 339

Dimensions

Length:
422.8'
Beam:
57.0'
Draft:
34.8'
  • HISTORIKK:
    v/H. Larsson-Fedde

    LIBERTY SKIP: Type   EC2-S-C1

    9/1942: United States War Shipping Administration, San Francisco, USA - JOHN FITCH
    /1946: United States Department of Commerce, San Francisco, USA - JOHN FITCH
    4/1967: Opphugget av Zidell Explorations Inc, Portland.


    Maskineri:
    Dampmaskin - 3 cylindere diam. 24 1/2" , 37" & 70" - 48". Maskineri bygget ved Joshua Hendy Iron Works, Sunnyvale, CA. USA.