TALUGA (T-AO-62)


Year Built
1943
Official Number
T-AO 62
Ship Yard
Bethlehem Shipping Yard
General Type
Tanker
Specific Type
Tanker (Liquid Bulk)
Ship Length
553.0 feet
Beam
75.00 feet
Mast Height
--
Net Tons
--
Gross Tons
--
Cargo Capacity
--
Draft, Summer
--
Draft, Lightweight
--
Displacement, Summer
--
Displacement, Lightweight
8337 tons
Immersion, Summer
--
Immersion, Lightweight
--


Historical Narrative



Historical Documents
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Milestones


Event: Entry
Date: 11/22/1983

Entered Suisun Bay Reserve Fleet as a US Navy asset.
Event: Acquisition
Date: 5/1/1999

MARAD accepted title from US Navy
Event: Historic Review
Date: 7/28/2005

Potentially eligible for the National Register.
Event: Departed Fleet
Date: 7/1/2010

Vessel departed Suisun Bay under a scrap services contract.
Event: Withdrawal
Date: 3/24/2011

Dismantlement complete

Ship Imagery




Status Cards



Documents


Date Type Name Expand Download
11/2/2009 Taluga_Memorandum_of_Agreement.pdf
12/13/2013 Taluga_HAER_Survey.pdf