USS Ganadoga (YTM-390)
USS Segwarusa (YTM-365) and USS Ganadoga (YTM-390) Help USS Canberra (CAG-2) move into position for the International Naval Review, in Hampton Roads, VA, 12 June 1957.
|Career (United States)|
|Name:||USS Ganadoga (YTM-390)|
|Builder:||Consolidated Shipbuilding Corporation, Morris Heights, New York|
|Laid down:||2 August 1944|
|Launched:||9 November 1944|
|In service:||15 December 1944|
Harbor Tug, Large YTB-390, 15 May 1944 |
District Harbor Tug, Medium YTM-390 1 February 1962
|Fate:||disposed of in support of fleet exercises, 1 August 1980|
|Class and type:||Sassaba-class harbor tug|
260 tons |
345 tons (full)
|Length:||100 ft 0 in (30.48 m)|
|Beam:||25 ft 0 in (7.62 m)|
|Draft:||9 ft 7 in (2.92 m) (full)|
|Speed:||12 knots (22 km/h; 14 mph)|
|Armament:||2 x .50 caliber machine guns|
Ganadoga, originally designated YT-390, was reclassified YTB-390 on 15 May 1944; laid down 2 August 1944 by Consolidated Shipbuilding Corp., Morris Heights, N.Y.; launched 9 September 1944; and placed in service 15 December 1944.
Ganadoga was assigned to 5th Naval District, Norfolk, and performed miscellaneous harbor operations for the next 18 years. She was reclassified YTM-390 on 1 February 1962, and in December of that year she was transferred to the 6th Naval District at Charleston, SC. In 1980 she was expended as a target in support of fleet exercises.
- This article includes text from the public domain Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships. The entry can be found here.
- NavSource Online: Service Ship Photo Archive Ganadoga (YTM-390)