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Col. T.E. Clifford Jr. US Army (LT-60) (1944 - 1950)

  • Laid down, circa 1943, as US Army type 228 steel-hulled Large Tug LT-60 by Calumet Shipyard, Chicago, IL.
  • Delivered to the US Army Transportation Service, circa September 1943-April 1944
  • Commissioned US Army LT-60
  • Named Col. T.E. Clifford Jr. (LT-60), date unknown
  • Acquired by the Navy with the creation of the Military Sea Transportation Service (MSTS) in 1950
  • Placed in service as USNS T-ATA-241
  • Placed out of service and struck from the Naval Register in 1962
  • Final Disposition, scrapped in 1972 at Hatch & Kirk, Seattle, WA.
    Length 123'
    Propulsion diesel-electric engines, single screw, 1,000hp.

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