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USAV FS-238 (1944 - 1950)

Camano Class Light Cargo Ship:
  • Laid down, date unknown, for the US Army as the Small Freighter FS-238, wood hull (design 342) at Martinolich Repair, San Francisco, CA.
  • Delivered to the US Army in March 1944
  • Transferred from the US Army Transportation Command (USAT) to the US Navy Military Sea Transportation Service (MSTS), 1 July 1950, designated USNS T-AKL-33
  • Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Displacement 560 t.
    Length 143'
    Beam 33'
    Draft 17'
    Speed 12 kts
    Complement unknown
    Propulsion one 875hp 5cyl diesel engine
    single propeller

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    57k EX-USS T-AKL-33 underway in Alaskan waters, date unknown.
    John Spivey

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