Ruth Lykes (Propeller), U219173, 1923
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Steam screw SOUTHLANDS.* U.S. No. 219173. Of 2,637 tons gross; 1,619 tons net. Built at Chicago, Ill., in 1919. Home port, Galveston, Tex. 251.0 x 43.6 x 26.1 Freight service. Crew of 38. Of 1,500 indicated horse power. Steel built.
*Formerly steam screw LAKE GERA.
Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1923
Steam screw LAKE GERA. U.S. No. 219173. Of 2,637 tons gross; 1,619 tons net. Built at Chicago, Ill., in 1919. Home port, New Orleans, La. 251.0 x 43.6 x 26.1 Freight service. Crew of 38. Of 1,500 indicated horse power. Steel built.
Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1921
LAKE GERA.* Built July 10, 1919 Ocean steamer - Steel
U.S. No. 219173. 2637 gt - 1619 nt 251.0 x 43.6 x 26.1
* Renamed [b] SOUTHLANDS - U.S. - 1923
[c] RUTH LYKES - U.S. - 1929
Torpedoed July 15, 942, Southeast of Cape Falso, Nicaragua.
Chicago Steam Boat Co., Master Shipbuilding list
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