29 Jun 1962
  • The title of Ancon was turned over by the Panama Railroad Company to the United States Maritime Administration. ww2dbase [Ancon | CPC]
United States
  • The United States Maritime Administration loaned Ancon to the Maine Maritime Academy at Castine, Maine, United States. ww2dbase [Ancon | CPC]

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Timeline Section Founder: Thomas Houlihan
Contributors: Alan Chanter, C. Peter Chen, Thomas Houlihan, Hugh Martyr, David Stubblebine
Special Thanks: Rory Curtis

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