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USS Errol (AKL-4)
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USS Errol (AG-133) (1947 - 1949)
US Army FS-274 (1944 - 1947)


US Army FS-267 Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

Precedence of awards is from left to right
American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal


Camano Class Light Cargo Ship:
  • Laid down, date unknown, as FS-274 for the US Army at Wheeler Shipbuilding Corp., Whitestone, Long Island, N.Y.
  • Delivered to the US Army Transportation Service, date unknown
  • Acquired by the US Navy, 3 April 1947, at Apra, Guam
  • Commissioned, Miscellaneous Auxiliary, USS Errol (AG-133), 9 July 1947, LT R. Q. June in command
  • Reclassified Light Cargo Ship, (AKL-4), 31 March 1949
  • Decommissioned, 31 July 1951 and loaned to the Interior Dept. the same day
  • Transferred to the Interior Dept, 29 January 1952
  • Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Specifications:
    Displacement 550 t.
    Length 177'
    Beam 33'
    Draft 10'
    Speed 12 kts.
    Complement 42
    Propulsion two 500hp GM Cleveland Division 6-278A 6-cyl V6 diesel engines, twin screws

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    USS Errol (AG-133/AKL-4)
    Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships (DANFS)
    Commanding Officers
    01LT. June, Russell Quartus9 July 1947 - 14 September 1948
    02LTjg. Clark, Eugene F.14 September 1948 - 18 June 1948
    03LTjg. Davis, Robert E. (temp)18 June 1948 - 13 July 1948
    04LTjg. Clark, Eugene F.13 July 1948 - 22 November 1948
    05LTjg. Terrio, James Vincent22 November 1948 - 30 September 1949
    03LT. Dreman, Wesley Curtis30 September 1949 - 31 July 1951
    Courtesy Willard Adams

    Additional Resources and Web Sites of Interest Contributed by Willard Adams
    Commissioning and Decommissioning log entries
    Executive Officers and Chief Engineers
    Crew Contact And Reunion Information Web Sites
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

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