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U.S.S. TEKESTA

(ATF-93)


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ATF-93 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
SEP1942-Keel Date: 7 SEP 1942
at Commercial Iron Works Portland Oregon
MAR1943-Launch Date: 20 MAR 1943
AUG1943-Commissioned: 16 AUG 1943
APR1950-Decommissioned: 14 APR 1950

ATF-93 General Specifications

Class: Navajo-class fleet tug

Named for: Tekesta

Complement: 85 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 1235 tons

Length: 205 feet

Beam: 38 feet 6 inches

Flank Speed: 16 Knots

Final Disposition: Transferred (leased) to Chile May 1960