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ATA-178 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
JUN1944-Launch Date: 15 JUN 1944
SEP1944-Commissioned: 15 SEP 1944
DEC1947-Decommissioned: 23 DEC 1947

ATA-178 General Specifications

Class: Sotoyomo-class auxiliary fleet tug

Complement: 7 Officers and 42 Enlisted

Displacement: 610 tons

Length: 143 feet

Beam: 34 feet

Draft: 15 feet

Final Disposition: Sunk as a target 29 January 1999