Please report any broken links or trouble you might come across to the Webmaster. Please take a moment to let us know so that we can correct any problems and make your visit as enjoyable and as informative as possible.
NavSource Online: Service Ship Photo Archive
International Radio Call Sign:
November - Kilo - Hotel - Uniform
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Precedence of awards is from left to right
American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal
ATR-1 Class Rescue Tug:
Laid down, 8 September 1944, at Jakobson Shipyard, Oyster Bay, N.Y.
Launched, date unknown
Commissioned USS ATR-67, 14 August 1945
Decommissioned, date unknown
Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
Sold for merchant service, date unknown, named Dorothy Ann Meseck, US flagged
Final Disposition, sold in October 1954 to De Witte Yard, Staten Island for scrapping
Displacement 852 t.(lt) 1,315 t.(fl)
Length 165' 6"
Beam 33' 4"
Draft 15' 6"
Speed 12.2 kts.
one single 3"/50 dual purpose gun mount
two single 20mm AA gun mounts
one Prescott Co. vertical triple-expansion reciprocating steam engines
two Foster Wheeler "D"-type boilers 260psi Sat°
two turbo-drive 60Kw 120V D.C. Ship's Service Generators
single propeller, 1,600shp
|Click On Image
For Full Size Image
||USS ATR-67 under way circa August, 1945. This tug was ordered in November 1942, laid down in September 1944, and delivered,
13 August 1945, two days before the Japanese surrender ended World War II.
US National Archives, RG-19-LCM, photo # 19-N-88043, a US Navy Bureau of Ships photo now in the collections of the US National Archives, courtesy Shipscribe.com.
There is no DANFS history available for USS ATR-67 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
This page is created and maintained by Gary P. Priolo|