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FS-390 / AKL-40 Deimos
Deimos (AKL-40) never saw active US Navy service, transferred to South Korea
Camano Class Light Cargo Ship:
Laid down in 1944 for the US Army at United Boat Service, City Island, N.Y.
Delivered to the US Army as Coastal Freighter FS-390, (date unknown)
Acquired from by the US Navy, 12 December 1951
Named Deimos (AKL-40) and loaned to the Republic of Korea that same day under terms of the Mutual Defense Assistance Program
Struck from the Naval Register, (date unknown)
Final Disposition, fate unknown
Displacement 550 t.
Speed 12 kts.
Propulsion two 500hp GM Cleveland Division 6-278A 6-cyl V6 diesel engines, twin screws
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Last Updated 22 October 2004
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