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Sciota

 

A village in western Illinois.

 

II

 

(AT-30: dp. 1,000; l. 156'8"; b. 30'0"; dr. 14'7"; s. 13 k.; cpl. 44)

 

The second Sciota (AT-30), originally named Wa-tauge, was laid down on 30 November 1918 at the Navy Yard, Puget Sound, Wash.; launched on 11 June 1919; and commissioned on 13 November 1919.

 

Sciota was redesignated Ocean tug-old (ATO) on 15 May 1944. Her name was struck from the Navy list on 8 May 1946.