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Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Precedence of awards is from left to right
American Campaign Medal - Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal
USS APc-12 was sold to South Korea
APc-1 Class Small Coastal Transport
Originally planned as Coastal Minesweeper AMc-181
Laid down, 13 April 1942, at Warren Boat Yard, Warren, R. I.
Launched, 1 July 1942
Commissioned USS APc-12, 1 February 1943, LTjg. William O. Gay Jr. USNR in command
During World War II USS APc-12 was assigned to the Asiatic-Pacific Theater
Decommissioned, 6 May 1946, at Naval Station Subic Bay, Republic of the Philippines
Struck from the Naval Register, 21 may 1947
Sold to South Korea, 24 April 1947
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 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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|01||LTjg. Gay Jr., William O., USNR||1 February 1943 - September 1944|
|02||LT. Camp Jr., Howard L., USNR||September 1944 - December 1944|
|03||LT. Weiss, Jack M., USNR||December 1944 - June 1945 |
|04||LTjg. Wilson, Edward Everett, USNR||June 1945 - Dece,ber 1945|
|05||LTjg. Novotney, Norbert J. USNR||December 1945 - March 1946|
|06||ENS. Murphy, Hugh Patrick, USNR||March 1946 - 6 May 1946|
|Courtesy Wolfgang Hechler and Ron Reeves
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