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Sgt. Fred N. Coleman US Army LT-156 (1944 - 1950)
Laid down, circa 1943, as US Army type 238-A steel-hulled Large Tug LT-156 by Northwestern Shipbuilding, S. Bellingham, WA.
Delivered to the US Army Transportation Service, circa September 1943-March 1944
Commissioned US Army LT-156
Named Sgt. Fred N. Coleman US Army LT-156, date unknown
Acquired by the Navy with the creation of the Military Sea Transportation Service (MSTS) in 1950
Placed in service as USNS T-ATA-244
Placed out of service and struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
Sold in 1956 to Alaska Barge & Transport Co., Seattle, renamed Tyonek
Resold, date unknown, to Pacific Towboat & Salvage Co. Los Angles, renamed E.A. Judd
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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