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War shipping administration activities.

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries

War shipping administration activities.

Executive hearings before the Committee on the merchant marine and fisheries, House of representatives, Seventy-ninth Congress, second session.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries

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    Available also in microform in CIS US congressional committee hearings, accession number (79)H1113-4.

    StatementMay 24, 1946 ...
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHE745 .A2 1946d
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 25 p.
    Number of Pages25
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6505576M
    LC Control Number46026445
    OCLC/WorldCa21659714

    War Shipping Administration, , Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. The War Shipping Administration (WSA) was a World War II emergency war agency of the US Government, tasked to purchase and operate the civilian shipping tonnage the US needed for fighting the February . b, ma , 22 comp. gen. compensation for vessels requisitioned for use under section , merchant marine act of , as amended where, under authority of section of the merchant marine act of , as amended, the owner of a vessel was notified that the vessel, previously requisitioned for use, was to be requisitioned for title, the simultaneous protest by the owner.

    It procured merchant-type vessels over 1, tons gross by charter or purchase from the U.S. Maritime Commission on the War Shipping Administration, for use by the Navy as auxiliaries. The logs are part of the Records of the Bureau of Naval Personnel, - (Record Group 24) and the files are part of the Records of the Office of the Chief. Thousands of ships were built during the period between and In , the training and licensing aspects of the shipping industry were transferred to the US Coast Guard. Later that same year, the Maritime Service was transferred to the newly created War Shipping Administration.

    The United States Maritime Commission and the War Shipping Administration announced last week the establishment of an Atlantic Coast District and a Gulf Coast District, and the names of directors. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.


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