LESUTH (AK-125)


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Year Built
1943
Official Number
243292
Ship Yard
California Shipbuilding Corporation
General Type
Military
Specific Type
AK/AKA/LKA
MARAD Type
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Ship Length
417.6 feet
Beam
56.8 feet
Mast Height
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Net Tons
4380 tons
Gross Tons
7176 tons
Cargo Capacity
499573 square feet
Draft, Summer
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Draft, Lightweight
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Displacement, Summer
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Displacement, Lightweight
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Immersion, Summer
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Immersion, Lightweight
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Fate
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Historical Narrative



Vessel was present in Tokyo Bay during the surrender of Japan at the end of World War II.

Vessel Name History

1943 - 1943: William M. Gwin
1943 - 1964: Lesuth (AK-125)
Mission

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Milestones


Event: Entry
Date: 5/29/1947

Event: Acquisition
Date: 5/29/1947

ex-WILLIAM M. GWIN
Event: Disposition
Date: 8/20/1961

Event: Withdrawl
Date: 8/20/1961


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