The Arthur M. Huddell was towed from the James River Reserve Fleet on July 8. It will be the 72nd ship to depart the site since January of 2001. The Huddell is the last of the ships in the National Defense Reserve Fleet.
The Huddell is being towed to the W3 Marine facility in , where preparations will be made to transfer it to . Greek authorities plan to make it into a museum.