Atlantida (IX-108): Photographs

These photographs were selected to show the original configuration of this class and major subsequent modifications. For most classes many other photographs exist.
For more complete online collections of U. S. Navy ship photographs see in particular the NHHC Online Library of Selected Images and the NavSource Photo Archive.

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S.S. Atlantida or S.S. Amapala

These two refrigerated passenger and cargo ships were completed in 1924 to carry bananas from Honduras to the United States.

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S.S. Amapala

A colorized post card showing Atlantida's sister Amapala operating during the 1920s or 1930s.
Amapala was torpedoed and sunk in the Gulf of Mexico in May 1942.

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