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MV A1C William H. Pitsenbarger (AK-4638)
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
National Defense Service Medal
A1C William H. Pitsenbarger Logistics Prepositioning Ship:
Built (date unknown) as MV Therese Delmas in France
Delivered for commercial service (date unknown)
Acquired by US Navy, 1 March 2001 from RR & VO L.L.C. and operated by Red River Shipping Corp. of Rockville, MD. under long term contract to the Military Sealift Command (MSC).
Placed in service as MV A1C William H. Pitsenbarger (T-AK-4638), 12 December 2001
A1C William H. Pitsenbarger (AK-4638) is one of the Military Sealift Command's seven Container Ships and is part of the 36 ships in the Prepositioning Program
MV A1C William H. Pitsenbarger (AK-4638) is assigned to the Pacific area, Maritime Prepositioning Program Squadron Three
Displacement 31,986 t.(fl)
Draft 37' 5" (max)
Speed 18 kts.
Complement 23 Civilian Mariners
Propulsion system unknown
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||The ships namesake A1C William H. Pitsenbarger preparing to make a water jump.
US Air Force photo.
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||A1C William H. Pitsenbarger (AK-4638) underway, date and location unknown.
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There is no DANFS history available for A1C William H. Pitsenbarger (AK-4638) at NavSource
Medal of Honor Citation for A1C William H. Pitsenbarger, USAF,
Crew Contact And Reunion Information
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Additional Resources and Web Sites of Interest
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Last Updated 7 July 2008
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