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LT. Col. William R. Kendricks

  • Laid down in 1941 as a Maritime Commission type V2-ME-A1 tugboat Port Clyde at General Ship, East Boston, MA.
  • Launched in 1941
  • Delivered to the US Maritime Commission in February 1942
  • Allocated to the US Army Quartermaster Corps in February 1942
  • Custody transferred to the US Army Transportation Corps in February 1942, Placed in service as LT. Col. William R. Kendricks
  • Retired from Army service, date unknown
  • Sold, date unknown, to unknown tugboat company, renamed Resolute
  • Final Disposition, scrapped, date unknown
    Displacement 325t.
    Length 94'
    Beam 25'
    Draft 14'
    Speed unknown
    Complement unknown
    Cruise Radius unknown
    Towing Equipment unknown
    As Built
    single 900hp diesel engine
    single propeller

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    12k US Army tug LT. Col. William R. Kendricks underway circa 1950s, location unknown. Tommy Trampp

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