USC&GSS Explorer 2

Southeast Alaska, 1921

Characteristics: Steamship, built by Pusey and Jones, Wilmington, Delaware in 1904 for C&GS, 135ft long x 27ft beam x 10ft draft.

Log Period and Areas of Service: 1904-1939, Pacific.

Summary of Service

1904-1939 - Pacific service only.

1918-1919 - Served in the Navy during World War 1.

Fate: 1939 - Transferred to the National Youth Authority.

Links: DANFS, NOAA history site


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