USS Abarenda

Oct. 29, 2019

USS Abarenda


Builder:                           Union Irons Works, San Francisco, Calif. as Acme

Launched:                                 April 29, 1916

Decommissioned:                     February 26, 1946

Length:                                      435 feet

Navigation draft:                        25 feet 6 inches

Beam:                                        56 feet

Displacement:                           4,410 tons

Propulsion:                               Unknown

Shaft horsepower:                    Unknown

Maximum speed:                      10.2 knots

Economical speed:                   Unknown

Screw:                                      Unknown

Fuel capacity:                           Unknown

Water capacity:                         Unknown

Endurance (@ 8 knots):            Unknown

Complement:                            120 person crew

Electronics:                               N/A

Armament :




USS Abarenda was one of many miscellaneous-class Navy vessel manned by the Coast Guard during World War II.  It served with both the 3rd and 5th Fleets as a mobile floating storage tanker, dispensing fuel and performing miscellaneous services at Manus, Admiralty Islands, and Leyte.