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US Army LT-156 (1944 - 1950)
Laid down, circa 1943-1944, as US Army Type 377-A steel-hulled Large Tug LT-532 by Levingston Shipbuilding, Orange, TX.
Delivered to the US Army Transportation Service, circa January to June 1944
Commissioned US Army LT-532
Acquired by the Navy with the creation of the Military Sea Transportation Service (MSTS) in 1950
Placed in service as USNS T-ATA-239
Placed out of service, date unknown
Struck from the Naval Register and returned to US Army custody in 1960
Sold in 1964 to Puget Sound Tug & Barge Co., Seattle, named Active
Final Disposition, fate unknown
Propulsion diesel-electric engines, single screw, 1,000hp.
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Crew Contact And Reunion Information
U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log
Additional Resources and Web Sites of Interest
National Association of Fleet Tug Sailors
Last Updated 29 February 2008
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