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Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
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American Campaign Medal - Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal _World War II Victory Medal
APc-1 Class Small Coastal Transport
Originally planned as Coastal Minesweeper AMc-166
Laid down, 3 June 1942, at Herreshoff Manufacturing Co., Bristol, R.I.
Launched, 6 August 1942
Commissioned USS APc-3, 10 November 1942, LTjg, Paul C. Lindley Jr. USNR in command
During World War II USS APc-3 was assigned to the Southwest Pacific Theater of Operations
Decommissioned, 26 January 1946, at Seattle, WA
Struck from the Naval Register, 26 February 1946
Transferred to the Maritime Administration in 1947 for disposal
Sold, 24 February 1948 to Foss Tug & Launch Corp., Seattle, WA.
Withdrawn from the Reserve Fleet, 25 February 1948
Final Disposition, fate unknown
Displacement 100 t.(lt) 234 t.(fl) 258 t.(lim)
Length 103' 3"
Beam 21' 3"
Draft 9' 3"
Troop Capacity 66
Largest Boom Capacity 2 t.
four single 20mm AA gun mounts
Diesel 145 Bbls
one National Supply Corp. MML-6 Diesel engine
two Diesel-drive 30Kw 120V D. C. Ship's Service Generators
single propeller, 300shp
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USS APc-20 nested together in an anchorage in the Solomon Islands, 1944.
||Ash Family Trust 2017 - Neal Ash for his grandfather Stanley Ash, Boatswain Mate USS APc-1
There is no DANFS history available for USS APc-3 at NavSource
|01||LTjg. Lindley Jr., Paul C., USNR||10 November 1942 - 2 June 1944|
|02||LT. Baker, Thaddeus L., USNR||2 June 1944 - 20 October 1944|
|03||LT. Verner, Park L., USNR||20 October 1944 - 4 March 1945|
|04||LTjg. Monard, Charles F., USNR||4 March 1945 - 25 May 1945|
|05||LT. Abbott, John M., USNR||25 May 1945 - 26 January 1946|
|Courtesy Wolfgang Hechler and Ron Reeves
Crew Contact And Reunion Information
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