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Tule Canyon
"Alberto Fassio", ex. "Tule Canyon".

History :
Built by Alabama Dry Dock & Shipbuilding Co., Mobile, Alabama.
Yardnumber 296. UMSC No. 1504. Off. nr. 245889.
Keel laid 13-03-1944. Launched 31-05-1944. Completed 30-06-1944. Gr. 10172 t., Net. 6423 t., Dw. 16613 t. L.o.a. 159,57 m., Br. 20,78 m., Dr. 11,93 m. Engine: 2 steam turbines, manufactured by General Electric Company, Lynn, Massachussetts. 7240 B.h.p., 5401 kW. Speed 15 knots. 26 Tanks.
TULE CANYON-1944 completed for United States War Shipping Administration, Mobile, Alabama, USA.
ALBERTO FASSIO-1948 for Cia. Internazionale di Genova, Soc. di Nav., Genoa, Italy.
ALBERTO FASSIO-1957 for Villain & Fassio e Cia. Internazaione di Genova - Soc. Riunite di Nav. S.p.A., Genoa, Italy.
Additional Reports:
Reported Alberto Fassio sold to shipbreakers in Italy. Arrived La Spezia Oct.1963 to be broken up. [ By Cantieri Navale Santa Maria S.p.A. ]