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USNS Neptune (T-ARC 2).
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Class: NEPTUNE (T-ARC 2)
Design: MC S3-S2-BP1
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:
ARCNameAcqBuilderKeelLaunchSvc
2NEPTUNE17 Feb 1953Pusey & Jones, Wilmington22 Jan 194522 Aug 19451 Jun 1953
6ALBERT J. MYER13 May 1966Pusey & Jones, Wilmington14 Apr 19457 Nov 194513 May 1963

Disposition:
ARCNameTOOSStrikeDisposalFateMA Sale/Depart
2NEPTUNET21 Oct 199120 Aug 19921 Apr 1998MA/T3 Nov 2005/D
6ALBERT J. MYERT13 Feb 19947 Nov 19941 Apr 1998MA/T24 Aug 2005/D

Class Notes:
Originally named for operation by the Army Signal Corps.

Ship Notes:
ARCNameMANotes
2NEPTUNE2557FY 1953. (ex-WILLIAM H.G. BULLARD, compl. 26 Feb 1946). Delivered to MC reserve fleet at Lee Hall, Va. 2 Mar 1946. To USN custody from MA and renamed 17 Feb 1953. To MSC 8 Nov 1973. To MA custody in JRRF 24 Sep 1991. Considered for use by Great Lakes Maritime Academy but found too large in Feb 2001. Departed JRRF 3 Nov 2005 for Brownsville under disposal contract with ISL. Scrapping complete 13 Apr 2006 at Brownsville.
6ALBERT J. MYER2558(Compl. 17 May 1946.) To Army from MA 7 Feb 1952. Returned by Army and to Navy 13 May 1966. To MA custody in JRRF 31 Mar 1994. Considered for use by Great Lakes Maritime Academy but found too large in Feb 2001. Departed JRRF 24 Aug 2005 for Brownsville to BU. BU complete 10 Feb 2006 at Brownsville.

Page Notes:
Compiled: 19 Oct 2021
© Stephen S. Roberts, 2021
Sources: DB, Maroon, NVR, VCC