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NavSource Online: Army Ship Photo Archive
Built in 1944 at St. Louis Ship & Steel Co., St. Louis, MO. (DPC hull # 619), for the Defense Plant Corporation (DPC)
Launched in 1944
Acquired by the US Army Army Corps of Engineers in 1947
Christened and and put into service as USED Mateur in 1947
Decommissioned and retired from Army service in 1978
Sold in 1991, renamed M/V Effie Afton
Converted to a floating restaurant at Rock Island, IL. from 1994 to 2009
Final Disposition, fate unknown
Hull Depth unknown
Crew Accommodations unknown
two triple expansion reciprocating steam engines, 2,880 hp.
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