Allied Warships

USS Seminole (AT 65)

Fleet tug of the Navajo class

USS Seminole (AT-65). US Navy photo.

NavyThe US Navy
TypeFleet tug
PennantAT 65 
Built byBethlehem Steel Corp. (Staten Island, New York, U.S.A.) 
Ordered15 Aug 1938 
Laid down16 Dec 1938 
Launched15 Sep 1939 
Commissioned8 Mar 1940 
Lost25 Oct 1942 

Sunk off Tulagi by gunfire from the Japanese destroyers Akatsuki, Ikazuchi and Shiratsuyu (all offsite links)


Commands listed for USS Seminole (AT 65)

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1Lt.Cdr. William Galusha Fewel, USN8 Mar 1940??? (1)

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