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NavSource Online: Service Ship Photo Archive
International Radio Call Sign:
November - Golf - Alpha - Victor
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Precedence of awards is from top to bottom, left to right
Top Row - American Campaign Medal
Bottom Row - Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal - Navy Occupation Service Medal (with Asia clasp)
ATR-1 Class Rescue Tug
Laid down, 18 August 1943, at Delaware Bay Shipbuilding, Leesburg, N.J.
Launched, 23 April 1944
Commissioned USS ATR-58, 11 August 1944, LT. G. B. Barry in command
During World War II USS ATR-58 was assigned to the Asiatic-Pacific Theater
Following World War II USS ATR-58 was assigned to Occupation Service in the Far East from 2 September to 27 November 1945
Decommissioned, date unknown
Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
Final Disposition, disposed of in 1946, fate unknown
Displacement 852 t.(lt) 1,315 t.(fl)
Length 165' 6"
Beam 33' 4"
Draft 15' 6"
Speed 12 kts.
one single 3"/50 dual purpose gun mount
two single 20mm AA gun mounts
Largest Boom Capacity 4 t.
NSFO 1,620 Bbls
one Prescott Co. triple-expansion reciprocating steam engine
two Foster Wheeler "D"-type boilers, 200psi ° F Sat
two turbo-drive 60Kw 120V D.C. Ships' Service Generators
single propeller 1,600 shp
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||USS ATR-58 under way probably at Philadelphia, PA, prior to commissioning.
||National Association of Fleet Tug Sailors, Courtesy Walter Zuhn.
There is no DANFS history available for USS ATR-58 at NavSource
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
ATR-1-class Rescue Tug Illustration by Vern Bouwman
Last Updated 8 July 2016
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