Chrysler Corporation, Detroit MI
Most recent update: January 7, 2015.
Chrysler built 9,002 steel pontoons for the Navy at its Jefferson Avenue plant at the foot of Conner Street, in Detroit, (still active today), where it also made its marine engines. They then combined the two product lines, building 8,229 "Sea Mules", which were powered and steerable pontoons. See the plant from the air on Google here.
|Hull #||Original Name or #||Customer||Type||# of Boats||Feet||Delivery||Disposition|
|GT 581-688||US Army||Tractor Tug||108||38||2/44-3/44|
|GT 931-960||US Army||Tractor Tug||30||22||6/43-7/43|
|GT 961-1080||US Army||Tractor Tug||120||34||7/43-11/43|
|GT 1082-1276||US Army||Tractor Tug||195||32||8/43-3/44|
|GT 1606-1980||US Army||Tractor Tug||375||38||10/43-3/44|
|GT 2386-2595||US Army||Tractor Tug||210||42||5/44-9/44|