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ATA-199 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
NOV1943-Keel Date: 27 NOV 1943
at Gulfport Boiler and Welding Works Port Arthur TX
AUG1944-Launch Date: 22 AUG 1944
JUL1945-SEP1945Towed disabled USS Hadley (DD774) from Okinawa to San Francisco

ATA-199 General Specifications

Class: Sotoyomo-class auxiliary fleet tug

Complement: 45 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 534 tons

Length: 143 feet

Beam: 33 feet

Draft: 13 feet

Final Disposition: Transferred to NOAA in 1963