Built by Alabama Dry Dock & Shipbuilding Co., Mobile, Alabama.
Yardnumber 297. UMSC No. 1505. Off. nr. 246014.
Keel laid 03-04-1944. Launched 29-06-1944. Completed 28-07-1944. Gr. 10172 t., Net. 6423 t., Dw. 16613 t. L.o.a. 159,57 m., Br. 20,78 m., Dr. 11,93 m. Engine: 2 steam turbines, manufactured by General Electric Company, Lynn, Massachussetts. 7240 B.h.p., 5401 kW. Speed 15 knots. 26 Tanks.
WHITE BIRD CANYON-1944 completed for United States War Shipping Administration, Mobile, Alabama, USA.
GONFREVILLE-1948 for French Government, Le Havre, France.
GONFREVILLE-1956 for Compagnie Navales Des Petroles, Le Havre, France.
GOOD HOPE-1962 for Victor Shipping Corporation, Monrovia, Liberia.
SAN PATRICK-1964 for Manor Investment Company, Mosvold & Glastad, Monrovia, Liberia.
Reported San Patrick lengthened and widened and converted into bulk carrier in1964.
New dimensions 6 Holds, 6 Hatches: 12,0 12,0 12,0 12,0 12,0 12,0 x 10,8 m., 174.3 / 168.1 x 23.0 m, 14494 grt / 21900 dwt.
Reported San Patrick grounded in heavy weather and broke in a gale in position 51.19 N / 178.58 W, Ulak Islands, Aleutians, on Dec. 17th, 1964, whilst on a voyage from Vancouver to Yokohama with grain. There were no survivors of a crew of 30.