Specifications for the
SS John W. Brown B4611
Country of Origin: United States
Initial Year of Service: 1942
Operators: United States
Length: 441.5ft (134.57m)
Beam: 57ft (17.37m)
Draught: 26.9ft (8.20m)
Machinery: 1 x 3-cycle triple expansion reciprocating steam engine delivering 2,500 horsepower to 1 x shaft.
Surface Speed: 11kts (13mph)
Range: 23,000miles (37,015km)
1 x 1.5" /38 cal main gun in stern mount
1 x 1.3" /50 cal gun in bow mount
2 x 1.3" /50 cal gun in stern mounts
8 x 20mm Oerlikon anti-aircraft cannons in single mounts.
Ship Class: EC2-S-C1-class (Liberty Ship)
Ships-in-Class: SS John W. Brown (B4611) plus 2,750 others.