|Photographer:||Rudi Rabe [View profile]||Title:||USNS General Hoyt S Vandenberg TAGM10||Added:||Jul 06, 2005|
|Maritime Commission type (C4-S-A1)built at Kaiser Co. Inc., Yard No. 3, Richmond, CA.; October 1943
Commissioned USS General Harry Taylor (AP-145)
Transferred to the US Air Force, 15 July 1961, converted to a Missile Range Instrumentation Ship and renamed General Hoyt S Vandenberg; Reacquired by the Navy, 13 July 1964 and placed in service by MSC as USNS General Hoyt S Vandenberg (T-AGM-10);Title transferred to the MARAD, 1 May 1999, for lay up in the National Defense Reserve Fleet, James River, Fort Eustis, VA.; Final Disposition, fate unknown.
Displacement 9,950 t.(lt) 17,250 t.(fl).; Length 522' 10"; Beam 71' 6"; Draft 26' 6"; Speed 18kts;
Taken at Port Canveral 1978