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Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
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American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal
APc-1 Class Small Coastal Transport
Originally planned as Coastal Minesweeper AMc-170
Laid down, 12 May 1942, at Hodgdon Bros. East Boothbay, ME.
Launched, 1 August 1942
Commissioned USS APc-19, 12 January 1943, LT. Charles B. Link USNR in command
Decommissioned, 15 February 1946, at Naval Station Treasure Island, San Francisco, CA..
Struck from the Naval Register, 26 February 1946
Transferred to the Maritime Administration (MARAD) in 1947
Sold, 21 January 1947, to to Charles E. Kaltenbach, Laguna Beach, CA., Removed 29 January 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 Atlas 6HM2124 Diesel engine
two Diesel-drive 30Kw 120V D. C. Ship's Service Generators
single propeller, 300shp
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|01||LTjg. Link, Charles Butler, USNR||12 January 1943 - September 1944|
|02||LT. Anderson Jr., L. C., USNR||September 1944 - March 1945|
|03||LTjg. Wilson, R. E., USNR||March 1945 - 11 May 1945|
|04||LT. Yonker, Donald Yeton, USNR||11 May 1945 - September 1945|
|05||LTjg. Cox, Robert Thomas, USNR||September 1945 - 15 February 1946|
|Courtesy Wolfgang Hechler and Ron Reeves
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