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Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

Precedence of awards is from top to bottom, left to right
Top Row - American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal
Bottom Row - National Defense Service Medal - Vietnam Service Medal - Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal

AFDL-1 Class Small Auxiliary Floating Dry Dock:
  • Laid down by George D. Auchter Co., Jacksonville, FL.
  • Delivered and Commissioned AFD-22 in November 1944
  • Redesignated AFDL-22, 1 August 1946
  • Decommissioned, date unknown
  • Placed in service at Naval Support Activity, Danang, date unknown
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register in 1975
  • Disposed of by transfer to South Vietnam, placed in service by South Vietnamese Navy as HQ-9604
  • Current Disposition, active
    Displacement 800 t.
    Length 200'
    Beam 64'
    Inside width 45'
    Draft 3' 3" (lt), 31' 4" (flooded)
    Lifting capacity 1,900 tons

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    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

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