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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 a Coastal Minesweeper AMc-191
Laid down, 6 June 1942, at Lynch Shipbuilding Co. San Diego, CA.
Launched, 16 September 1942
Commissioned USS APc-49, 19 May 1943, LTjg. Ross. A. Cunningham, USNR in command
During World War II USS APc-49 was assigned to the Asiatic-Pacific Theater:
APc Flotilla Five, LT. D. V. Horsburgh USNR;
APc Group Fifteen;
APc Division Twenty-Nine
Decommissioned, 15 January 1946, at Pearl Harbor
Struck from the Naval Register, 7 February 1946
Sold, date unknown, to a buyer at Honolulu
Final Disposition, fate unknown
Displacement 100 t.(lt) 258 t.(fl)
Length 103' 3"
Beam 21' 3"
Draft 9' 3"
Troop Capacity 66
Largest Boom Capacity 3 t.
four single 20mm AA gun mounts
Diesel 145 Bbls
one General Motors 8-268A Diesel engine
single Main Reduction Gears
two Diesel-drive 30Kw 120V D.C. Ship's Service Generators
one propeller, 400shp
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|01||LTjg. Cunningham, Ross Allen, USNR||19 May 1943 - November 1944|
|02||LTjg. Hinds, Dan H., USNR||November 1944 - March 1945|
|03||ENS. Weiss, Nathan, USNR||March 1945 - October 1945|
|04||ENS. Hopkins, Samuel G., USNR||October 1945 - 15 January 1946|
|Courtesy Wolfgang Hechler and Ron Reeves
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