USS Conasauga (AOG-15)
|Ordered:||as New York Socony|
|Laid down:||date unknown|
|Acquired:||23 March 1943|
|Commissioned:||19 April 1943|
|Decommissioned:||25 December 1944|
|Fate:||stripped and hulk sold, 19 December 1945|
|Length:||254 ft (77 m)|
|Beam:||45 ft (14 m)|
|Draught:||13 ft (4.0 m)|
|Speed:||8 knots (15 km/h)|
|Armament:||one single 3"/50 dual purpose gun mount, two to four 20 mm guns|
Conasauga was built in 1932 as New York Socony by Bethlehem Shipbuilding Corp., Sparrows Point, Maryland; acquired by the Navy 23 March 1943, and commissioned 19 April 1943, Lieutenant R. T. Traut, USNR, in command.
World War II service
Conasauga was decommissioned and transferred to France under lend lease 25 December 1944. She was returned 17 October 1945 at Palermo, and her equipment was salvaged and her hulk sold 19 December 1945.
- Photo gallery of Conasauga at NavSource Naval History
- Wildenberg, Thomas (1996). Gray Steel and Black Oil: Fast Tankers and Replenishment at Sea in the U.S. Navy, 1912-1995. Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press. http://www.ibiblio.org/hyperwar/USN/GSBO/index.html. Retrieved 2009-04-28.