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ATF-65 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
DEC1938-Keel Date: 16 DEC 1938
at Bethlehem Shipbuilding Corporation Staten Island New
SEP1939-Launch Date: 15 SEP 1939
MAR1940-Commissioned: 8 MAR 1940

ATF-65 General Specifications

Class: Navajo-class fleet tug

Complement: 80 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 1500 tons

Length: 205 feet

Beam: 38 feet 6 inches

Draft: 15 feet 3 in

Final Disposition: Sunk during action off Tulagi 25 October 1942