Allied Warships

Fleet tugs

The fleet tug USS Acushnet (AT 63) of the US Navy.

All Fleet tug classes

The list is divided by navy, then ordered by commissioned date of each class (oldest first).


US Navy

 Sonoma (2)1912 - 1912
 no class name (7)1917 - 1943
 Bagaduce (17)1918 - 1921
 Navajo (28)1940 - 1943
 Abnaki (38)1943 - 1946

5 ship classes.

Please note that we list the classes by navies that initiated/owned the class. Often vessels of certain classes were then built for other nations (or lent), those ships are not visible here but only through the navies pages or by looking into each class.

War losses: Fleet tugs



US Navy9 Apr 1942USS Napa (AT 32)Bagaduce 
US Navy5 May 1942USS Genesee (AT 55) 
US Navy25 Oct 1942USS Seminole (AT 65)Navajo 


US Navy9 Sep 1943USS Nauset (AT 89)Navajo 
US Navy12 Sep 1943USS Navajo (AT 64)Navajo 


US Navy24 Oct 1944USS Sonoma (AT 12)Sonoma 

6 Fleet tugs lost. See all Allied Warship losses.

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