USS Segwarusa (YTM-365)
|Name:||USS Segwarusa (YTM-365)|
|Builder:||Consolidated Shipbuilding Corporation, Morris Heights, New York|
|Laid down:||6 March 1944|
|Launched:||22 April 1944|
|In service:||25 September 1944|
|Struck:||1 January 1974|
|Fate:||sold for scrapping in 1974 to Marine Power & Equipment Co, Seattle, WA, 25 June 1974|
|Class and type:||Sassaba-class harbor tug|
|Length:||100 ft 0 in (30.48 m)|
|Beam:||25 ft 0 in (7.62 m)|
|Draft:||9 ft 7 in (2.92 m) (full)|
|Speed:||12 knots (22 km/h; 14 mph)|
Segwarusa (YT-365) was laid down on 6 March 1944 by Consolidated Shipbuilding Corp., Morris Heights, N.Y.; launched on 22 April; delivered to the Navy and placed in service on 25 September 1944.
Segwarusa was allocated to the 5th Naval District and based at Norfolk, Virginia. She was reclassified as YTB-365 on 15 May 1944 and as YTM-365 on 24 November 1961. She provided fire-fighting, tug, and salvage services to ships and installations in the Norfolk area throughout her long career. Segwarusa was struck from the Navy list on 1 January 1974, sold for scrap to Marine Power & Equip. Co., Seattle, Washington, and removed from Navy custody on 25 June 1974.
- This article incorporates text from the public domain Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships. The entry can be found here.
- This article includes information collected from the Naval Vessel Register, which, as a U.S. government publication, is in the public domain. The entry can be found here.
- NavSource Online: Service Ship Photo Archive Segwarusa (YTM-365)