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Oneonta (SP 1138)

Call sign:
Nan - Easy - Rush - Pup


  • Built in 1910 by Willamette Iron Works, Portland, OR
  • Acquired by the Navy 29 April 1918
  • Commissioned 29 June 1918
  • Decommissioned 7 May 1919 and returned to her owner, the City of Portland, the same day
  • Registered in 1931 to the Shipowners and Merchants Tugboat Co. of San Francisco, CA as the tug Sea King
  • Fate unknown.


  • Displacement 214 t.
  • Length 118'
    1931 - 103.5'
  • Beam 25' 4"
  • Draft 12' 4"
    1931 - 13.2'
  • Speed 11.5 kts.
  • Complement 30
    1931 - Six
  • Armament: Two 3-pounders
  • Propulsion: Two single ended oil fired boilers, one 850hp vertical compound steam engine, one shaft.
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    Oneonta 114k Underway prior to World War I, possibly in the vicinity of Astoria, Oregon
    U.S. Navy photo NH 102075
    Naval Historical Center
    Oneonta 108k Underway prior to her World War I Naval service
    U.S. Navy photo NH 102076

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