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USS APc-11

International Radio Call Sign:
November - Charlie - Golf - November
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-180
  • Laid down, 7 April 1942, at Warren Boat Yard, Warren, R. I.
  • Launched, 1 July 1942
  • Commissioned USS APc-11, 3 December 1942, LTjg. Alfred J. Steer Jr. USNR in command
  • Decommissioned, 8 February 1946 at San Francisco, CA.
  • Struck from the Naval Register, 26 February 1946
  • Transferred to the Maritime Administration (MARAD) in 1947
  • Sold, 10 March 1948, to John Tanzi, San Francisco for use as a fishing boat, named FV Isabel Rose
  • Removed from the Reserve Fleet, 15 March 1948
  • Acquired in 1956 by William Steffany. Pago Pago, American Samoa
  • Final Disposition, foundered in September 1964 at Savu, Fiji Islands
    Displacement 100 t.(lt) 234 t.(fl) 258 t.(lim)
    Length 103' 3"
    Beam 21' 3"
    Draft 9' 3"
    Speed 10kts.
    3 officers
    22 enlisted
    Troop Capacity 66
    Largest Boom Capacity 2 t.
    four single 20mm AA gun mounts
    Fuel Capacity
    Diesel 145 Bbls
    one General Motors 8-268A Diesel engine
    single Snow & Knobstedt Main Reduction Gears
    two Diesel-drive 30Kw 120V D. C. Ship's Service Generators
    single propeller, 300shp

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    Commanding Officers
    01LTjg. Steer Jr., Alfred J., USNR3 December 1942 - May 1943
    02LTjg. Touchet, Sloyd, USNRMay 1943 - June 1944
    03LTjg. Corning, Edwin, USNRJune 1944 - 1944
    04LTjg. Antetomaso, Roy F., USNR1944 - December 1945
    05LTjg. Skriloff, Leonard, USNRDecember 1945 - 8 February 1946
    Courtesy Wolfgang Hechler and Ron Reeves

    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

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