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International Radio Call Sign:
November - Charlie - Echo - Zulu
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Precedence of awards is from left to right
American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal
APc-1 Class Small Coastal Transport
Originally planned as Coastal Minesweeper AMc-199
Laid down, 27 July 1942, at Herreshoff Manufacturing Co., Bristol, R.I.
Launched, 8 November 1942
Commissioned USS APc-10, 4 April 1943, LTjg. Roger T. Kelley USNR in command
Decommissioned, 7 June 1946, at San Francisco, CA.
Struck from the Naval Register, 19 July 1946
Transferred to the Maritime Administration (MARAD) in 1946
Sold, 15 March 1947, to Harold Hunter, Morro Bay, CA. for use as a fishing boat, named FV Donna Ray
Removed from the Reserve Fleet, 18 March 1947
Acquired in 1972 by Francis B. Mathews, Eureka, CA.
Final Disposition, out of documentation in 1983, 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-10 passing through the Golden Gate into Francisco Bay, circa 1945-46.
US Naval History and Heritage Command Photo # NH-81032. Courtesy of Donald M. McPherson, 1974.
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|01||LTjg. Kelley, Roger T., USNR||4 April 1943 - December 1944|
|02||ENS. Holloway, Robert James, USNR||December 1944 - December 1945|
|03||LTjg. Hartley, Vincent L., USNR||December 1945 - March 1946|
|04||LTjg. Jones, Harold, USNR||March 1946 - 7 June 1946|
|Courtesy Wolfgang Hechler and Ron Reeves
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