The records in this collection consist of passenger lists created between 1910 and 1939. Acadia As England and France declare war on Germany, the Queen Mary’s days as a passenger ocean liner appear over. With her record-breaking speed and size, the Queen Mary is retrofitted to serve as a troop ship during WWII. (This is a mandatory criterion. Introduction: This is a list of indexes of passenger lists (also called immigration records or ship manifests) for ships that sailed to the United States from 1820 to the 1940s (and now into the 1950s), including microfilm (some rolls have now been digitized), books, and online indexes and databases. In some instances, troops from other countries traveled on U.S. Army ships as well. In the era of the Cold War, the United States designed the United States ship so that it could easily be converted from a liner to a troopship, in case of war. So if you are looking for a particular ship or unit, you will have to use the FIND function in your browser. It is available for free public use at all National Archives research facilities and many public libraries. Stripped down to carry up to 5000 personnel, Mariposa was one of the minor ‘monsters’ of the Allied troopship fleet during World War II. The list of ships below includes ships for which information can be found in the timetables/sailing lists or other publications shown on this website. Source: Troopships of World War II by Roland W. Charles, published by the Army Transportation Association, Washington, D.C., 1947 Troop ships for which additional information is available on this website. All Digitized Passenger Lists For the RMS Queen Mary Available at the GG Archives. These lists recorded details on all persons arriving at U.S. ports on ATS ships. No other ships are listed, including those which are only mentioned in the archives or shipping in 1971 sections.) Selected Troopships of WWII - Scroll down to see total list. SS Mariposa was launched in 1931 by the Matson Line to carry 700 passengers in luxury across the Pacific from San Francisco to Sydney. Post-World War II. Ancestry.com has indexed the New York Passenger Lists by ships arriving to New York from foreign ports from 1820 - 1957. The ABA was a 7,937 gross ton passenger ship, 450ft x 55.8ft, twin screw motor ship, speed 14 knots, accommodation for 225-1st, 70-2nd and 70-3rd class passengers. Listing Includes Date Voyage Began, Steamship Line, Vessel, Passenger Class and Route. Unit names are spelled out when they fit (but not always); so search for the unit number - e.g., "106" or "106th" for the 106th Infantry Division. In addition to troops, passengers could also include nurses and other support personnel, family members, and any other passengers who may have been traveling onboard these ships. The RMS Queen Mary of the Cunard Line.GGA Image ID # 13edc635ec. 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