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Assigned International Radio Call Sign:
November - India - India - Oscar
Diver Class Rescue and Salvage Ship:
Name Toiler was assigned to ARS-47, 3 May 1944, a Diver-class salvage ship to be built at Basalt Rock Co., Napa, CA.
Contract canceled 12 August 1945
Displacement 1,897 t.
Length 213' 6"
Draft 14' 8"
Speed 15 kts.
Largest Boom Capacity 10 t.
two twin 40mm AA gun mounts
four .50 cal. machine guns
Diesel 2,150 Bbls
Gasoline 2,560 Gals
four Cooper Bessemer GSR-8 Diesel-electric engines
single Fairbanks Morse Main Reduction Gears
Ship's Service Generators
two Diesel-drive 200Kw 120V D.C.
one Diesel-drive 60Kw 120V D.C.
twin propellers, 3,000shp
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