Moore-McCormack

Mormacdale

SHIP NAME: Mormacdale

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SHIP DESIGN:  C1-A (Maritime Commission Hull #139

BUILDER:  Pennsylvania Shipyard, Inc., Beaumont, Tx. Hull #228

                    

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COMPLETION DATE: Delivered February 1942

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OUTSTANDING POINTS:   Served as a troop transport during World War II.  Redelivered to Moore-McCormack in 1946

PRIOR HISTORY: Built new for Moore-McCormack.

SUBSEQUENT HISTORY:  In 1959 she went to Marad Reserve, James River.  She was scrapped in 1975 at Northern Metals, Philadelphia PA..

Mormacdale

 

(Courtesy of Harold Vaderploeg.)

 

Water Line Model of Mormacdale

Water Line Model of Mormacdale

Water Line Model from the collection of George "Bob" Aitken, Assistant Vice President of Moore-McCormack.

  (Donated by his son, Samuel Aitken II.)

 

   
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