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AFD-12 (1943 - 1946)

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

AFDL-1 Class Small Auxiliary Floating Dry Dock:
  • Laid downm date and location unknown
  • Placed in service as AFD-12 at Manus, Admiralty Islands circa 1944
  • Redesignated AFDL-12, 1 August 1946
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
  • Final Disposition, disposed of 1 July 1984, fate unknown
    Displacement 12,000 t.
    Length 288'
    Beam 64'
    Inside width 45'
    Draft 3' 3" (lt), 31' 4" (flooded)
    Lifting capacity 1,900 tons

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    AFDL-12 57k AFD-12 dry docked in the Advance Base Section Dock ABSD-4 at Manus, Admiralty Islands, 26 November 1945 Paul Harig EM1/c USN USS AFD-12

    There is no DANFS history available for AFD-12 / AFDL-12 at NavSource
    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log
    Fleet Reserve Association

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