USS Martha Washington (ID-3019)

USS Martha Washington (ID-3019)

USS Martha Washington (ID‑3019) was a transport for the United States Navy during World War I named for Martha Washington, the first First Lady of the United States. She was originally ocean liner SS Martha Washington for the Austro-American Line before the war. Before and after her Navy service she was the United States Army transport USAT Martha Washington. The liner was sold to the Italian Cosulich Line in 1922. In 1932, when Cosulich was absorbed into Italia Flotte Riunite (English: United Fleets Italy), the ship was renamed SS Tel Aviv. The ship was scrapped in 1934.

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USS Martha Washington (ID-3019) - Later Career
... In November 1922, MarthaWashington was sold to the Cosulich Line ... absorbed into the state-owned Italia Flotte Riunite in 1932, MarthaWashington was renamed Tel Aviv ...

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