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USED Towboat Joachim
USED Towboat U.S. Engineer No. 5

Sternwheel Towboat:
  • Built in 1884 at Jeffersonville, IN. for the US Army Engineer Department
  • Launched in 1884
  • Christened, commissioned and placed in service in 1884 as USED Towboat U.S. Engineer No. 5
  • Assigned to the US Engineers St. Louis District
  • USED U.S. Engineer No. 5 served as a dredge tender
  • Renamed USED Joachim, date unknown
  • Retired from US Army service, circa 1915 (off the listed by 30 June 1916)
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Displacement unknown
    Length 81'
    Beam 18'
    Hull Depth unknown
    Draft 3.3'
    Speed unknown
    Crew unknown
    steam engine(s)

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