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Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Precedence of awards is from left to right
American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal
USS APc-75 was transferred to Greece
APc-1 Class Small Coastal Transport
Laid down, date unknown, at W. A. Robinson, Ipswich, MA.
Launched, date unknown
Commissioned, 26 July 1943, LTjg. William B. Simonson USNR in command
Decommissioned, 27 August 1943, at Boston, MA.
Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
Transferred to Greece, named HS Distomon
Purchased outright by Greece, 22 July 1952
Sold in 1963
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 Diesel engine
two Diesel-drive 30Kw 120V D. C. Ship's Service Generators
single propeller, 300shp
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|01||LTjg. Simonson, William B., USNR||26 July 1943 - 27 August 1943|
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Last Updated 25 August 2017
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