Photograph of the SS Advance
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Original caption: Photograph Of S. S. Advance. Date: -Oct. 2, 1918. Nationality: - American. Tonnage: -, 2605. Captain: - Wm. De Courcey. Owners: - Panama R. R. S. S. Co. Where From: - New York. Destination: - Cristobal, C. Z. [Canal Zone]. Where Photographed: - Charleston, S. C. Sixth Naval District. By Whom Photographed: - J. B. Dearborn. Date: - Sept. 3rd., 1918. Where Camouflaged: - New York. Date: - August 28th.,, 1918. By Whom Camouflaged: - Orders Of The U. S. Shipping Board. Type Of Ship: -Merchant Passenger Ship. Length: -295 ft.; Beam: -38 ft.; Draft: -23 ft. Color Numbers: - #1/ Greypink; #3. Blue; Grey-White & Black. Two Masts: - Foremast Grey-White; Aftmast Lower Half #3. Blue Upper Half Grey-White. One Smokestack: - Grey-White & #3. Blue. Two Six Pound Guns. No Otters. Housing On Deck Most Prominent.
|Department of the Navy. Sixth Naval District. Office of the Aide for Information. ca. 1916-ca. 1920|