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VANGUARD (AG 194)
(ex - MC 1274, SAN FERNANDO, MUSCLE SHOALS (AGM 19))
OFFSHORE PETROLEUM DISTRIBUTION SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: AG 194 UIC: 12607
Status: Disposed of by Navy title transfer to the Maritime Administration Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 11/29/2001 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth: James River Reserve Fleet, Fort Eustis, VA
Force:
Builder: Marineship Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 10/01/1942 Commission Date:
Keel Date: 08/01/1943 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 11/01/1943 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 58.0 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: 02/29/1944 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 57.8 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 12/13/1999
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 595 ft Waterline Length: 579 ft
Extreme Beam: 75 ft Waterline Beam: 75 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 29 ft Draft Limit: 25 ft
Light Displacement: 16844 tons Full Displacement: 22310 tons
Dead Weight: 5466 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 1
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbine
Accommodations: Officers: 91
Enlisted: 112
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: MARITIME ADMINISTRATION (NATIONAL DEFENSE RESERVE FLEET)
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 08/16/2016
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