Built in 1941, by Equitable Equipment of New Orleans, Louisiana as the BG John B. Bellinger for the United States Army.
She was later sold and renamed as the Corporal.
The tug was then acquired by the Moran Towing Company of New York, New York. Where she was renamed as the Ned Moran.
She was later renamed as the Valoil, then as the Beatrice Lewis, and then as the F. Drew Nelson.
Her current and or final disposition is unknown.