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USAT Glenn Gerald Griswold
Enceladus Class Cargo Ship:
Laid down, 28 January 1943, as MV Oliver R. Mumford, a Maritime Commission type (N3-M-A1) hull, under Maritime Commission contract, (MC hull 468), at Penn-Jersey Shipbuilding Co., Camden, N.J.
Launched, 29 August 1943
Completed and delivered to the US Army Transportation Service, 17 November 1943
Renamed USAT Glenn Gerald Griswold, a Port Rehabilitation vessel
Struck from the Naval Register, 24 November 1943
Returned to the Maritime Commission (date unknown)
Final Disposition, scrapped in 1968
Displacement 1,677 t.(lt), 5,202 t.(fl)
Length 269' 10"
Beam 42' 6"
Draft 20' 9"
Speed 10 kts.
Armament one 3"/50 dual purpose gun mount
Propulsion diesel, single shaft, 1,300shp
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