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White Oak
"John Chandris", ex. "White Oak", at the Northeast Petroleum berth in Chelsea Creek, Boston (Massachusetts).
(Photo Nautical Association of Australia)

History :
Built by The Kaiser Co., Swan Island Yard, Portland, Oregon.
Yardnumber 31. UMSC No. 823. Off. nr. 244450.
Keel laid 28-07-1943. Launched 25-09-1943. Completed 16-10-1943. Gr. 10448 t., Net. 6285 t., Dw. 16613 t. L.o.a. 159,57 m., Br. 20,78 m., Dr. 8,99 m. Engine: 2 steam turbines, manufactured by General Electric Company, Lynn, Massachussetts. 7240 B.h.p., 5401 kW. Speed 15 knots. 26 Tanks.
WHITE OAK-1943 completed for United States War Shipping Administration, Portland, Oregon, USA.
JOHN CHANDRIS-1948 for Mrs. Evgenia J. Chandris, Piraeus, Greece.
Additional Reports:
Reported John Chandris sold to shipbreakers in Taiwan. Arrived Keelung 23 Apr. 1966 to be broken up.