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Dalton Victory

 

Former name retained.

 

Dalton Victory (T-AK-256) was built by California Shipbuilding Corp., Los Angeles, Calif., and was completed in 1944. Acquired by the Navy and assigned to MSTS in a noncommissioned status on 9 August 1950, Dalton Victory has carried out a multitude of duties in the Pacific through 1962, including operations in support of the Pacific Missile Range, Point Mugu, Calif. She was renamed Sunnyvale, and reclassified T-AGM-5 on 27 October 1960.