SS Charles H. Herty

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History
(US)
Name: SS Charles H. Herty
Namesake: Charles Herty
Owner: United States Marine Corps
Ordered: MCE hull 1069
Builder: Southeastern Shipbuilding Corporation, Savannah, Georgia
Way number: 4
Laid down: 21 October 1943
Launched: 17 November 1943
In service: after 30 November 1943
Fate: Sold for scrapping, 1967
General characteristics
Class and type:
Beam: 57 feet (17 m)
Draft: 27 ft 9.25 in (8.4646 m)
Propulsion:
Speed: 11.5 knots (21.3 km/h; 13.2 mph)

SS Charles H. Herty was a Liberty ship built in the United States during World War II. It was named after American chemist Charles Herty.


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