NECHES (AO-47)


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Year Built
1942
Official Number
241380
Ship Yard
Sun Shipbuilding and Drydock
General Type
Tanker
Specific Type
Tanker - Oil
MARAD Type
T2-A
Ship Length
520 feet
Beam
68 feet
Mast Height
--
Net Tons
6086 tons
Gross Tons
10300 tons
Cargo Capacity
--
Draft, Summer
--
Draft, Lightweight
--
Displacement, Summer
--
Displacement, Lightweight
--
Immersion, Summer
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Immersion, Lightweight
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Fate
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Vessel Name History

1942 - 1942: Aekay
1942 - 1971: Neches (AO-47)
Mission

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Milestones


Event: Entry
Date: 10/10/1957

Event: Acquisition
Date: 10/10/1957

PERM TRANS TO MARAD
Event: Disposition
Date: 8/9/1961

PERM TRANS TO NAVY
Event: Withdrawl
Date: 8/9/1961

Event: Entry
Date: 1/13/1971

Event: Acquisition
Date: 1/13/1971

TRANS BACK TO MARAD
Event: Disposition
Date: 1/3/1973

CUST 1957 NDRF 1957
Event: Withdrawl
Date: 1/3/1973


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