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HMRT Patroclus (W-118)
ATR-91 was transferred Lend-Lease to the United Kingdom, named HMRT Patroclus (W-118)
ATR-1 Class Rescue Tug:
Laid Down, date unknown, at Levingston Shipbuilding Co., Orange, TX.
Launched, date unknown
Delivered to the US Navy, 22 October 1943
ATR-91 never saw active service in the US Navy
Transferred under the Lend-Lease Act to the United Kingdom, Commissioned HMRT Patroclus (W-118), date unknown
Returned to US Naval custody in 1946
Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
Sold for merchant service in 1947 to Moran Towing & Transportation, New York, N.Y., named Kevin Moran
Sold in 1959 to Pacific Island Navigation Co., Seattle, WA. renamed Mohawk
Sold in 1973 to General Marine Company Pte.Ltd., Singapore, name retained
Sold in 1976 to Puget Sound Steam Ship Co., San Francisco, CA. name retained
Sold in 1983 to General Marine Int. Services Inc., Panama, name retained
Sold in 1985 to Crowley Int. Inc., Panama, name retained
Final Disposition, fate unknown
Displacement 852 t.(lt) 1,315 t.(fl)
Length 165' 6"
Beam 33' 4"
Draft 15' 6"
Speed 12.2 kts.
Largest Boom Capacity 4 t.
one 3"/50 dual purpose gun mount
two single 20mm AA gun mounts
NSFO 1,620 Bbls
one Fulton Iron Works vertical triple-expansion reciprocating steam engine
two Babcock and Wilcox "D"-type boilers, 200psi, Sat
two Turbo drive Ships Service Generators, 60kw 120V D.C.
single propeller, 1,600shp
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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
TugBoat Information,com - ATR-91
ATR-1-class Rescue Tug Illustration by Vern Bouwman
Last Updated 22 August 2008
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