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USNS Marine Fiddler (AK 267) before heavy lift conversion
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Class: MARINE FIDDLER (AK 267, C4-S-B5)
Design: MC C4-S-B5
Displacement (tons): #,###
Dimensions (feet): ###.#' x ##.#' x ##.#'
Original armament: 4-5"/38
Later armaments: (19xx) 4-20mm
Complement: ###
Speed (kts.): ##.#
Propulsion (HP): #,###
Machinery: turbines, # screw

Construction:
XXNameAcqBuilderKeelLaunchSvc
267MARINE FIDDLER10 Dec 1952Sun SB & DD15 Dec 194415 May 194510 Dec 1952

Disposition:
XXNameTInact/CustStrikeDisposalFateMA Sale/Depart
267MARINE FIDDLERT14 Sep 1973/C31 Mar 198626 Oct 1989MA/T28 Aug 2003

Class Notes:
On 1 Jan 19## CNO directed the construction of ....

Ship Notes:
XXNameMANotes
267MARINE FIDDLER753FY 1953. Completed 31 Aug 1945, in SBRF from 23 May 1946 except for two short (2-month) periods of operation by the American President Lines in 1952. To JRRF 14 Sep 1973. On prolonged hold in JRRF for an endangered Peregrine Falcon nesting site on the vessel (lifted 3 Nov 1998). BU completed 13 Nov 2004.

Page Notes:
Compiled: 7 Aug 2021
© Stephen S. Roberts, 2021
Sources: DB, Maroon, VSC, NVR