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District Harbor Tug:
  • Laid down in 1943 as the Lend-Lease District Harbor Tug PYT-3, for Peru, at Cape May Shipbuilding Co. Inc.
  • Launched, date unknown
  • Completed, 30 March 1944
  • Delivered, 3 May 1944
  • Probably transferred to Peru, date unknown under terms of the Lend Lease Act
  • Returned from Lend Lease to US custody, declared surplus and sold by the Office of Foreign Liquidation Commission (Lend Lease) 14 March 1949, probably in Peru.
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Displacement 206 t.
    Length 102' 2"
    Beam 24'
    Draft 12' 4"
    Speed 12 kts.
    Complement 12
    Armament two .50 cal machine guns
    General Motors Diesel engine
    single screw, 1000shp

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