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NavSource Online: Service Ship Photo Archive
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Precedence of awards is from top to bottom, left to right
Top Row - American Campaign Medal
Bottom Row - Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal - Navy Occupation Service Medal (with Asia clasp)
ARD-12 Class Auxiliary Repair Dock:
Laid down in 194 at Pacific Bridge Co., Alameda, CA.
Delivered in April 1944
Commissioned USS ARD-21, date unknown
During World War II USS ARD-21 was assigned to the Asiatic-Pacific Theater
Following World War II USS ARD-21 was assigned to Occupation service in the Far East from 9 October to 24 December 1945
Decommissioned, date unknown
Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
Transferred, date unknown, to the Maritime Commission
Final Disposition, fate unknown
Displacement 5,200 t.
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||USS Stack (DD-406) Plan view forward, taken at the Mare Island Navy Yard, CA,, 5 May 1944. Note long dent in her hull side, near the waterline somewhat aft of her hull number; Mark 33 gun director atop the pilothouse; and 5"/38 guns. Also note USS Farenholt (DD-491) tied up astern; floating drydock ARD-21 at left, diver boat just off Stack's starboard side and railway cars on the pier. Circles mark recent alterations to the ship.
A US Navy Bureau of Ships photo now in the collections of the US National Archives.
There is no DANFS history currently available for USS ARD-21 at NavSource
Crew Contact And Reunion Information
U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log
Last Updated 7 February 2014
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