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APL-17 Class Non-self-propelled Barracks Ship:
  • Laid down, 18 November 1944, at Boston Navy Yard, Boston, MA.
  • Launched, 1 January 1945
  • Delivered and placed in service, 15 May 1945
  • Struck from the Naval Register, 26 October 1993
  • Final Disposition, disposed of, sold by the Defense Reutilization and Marketing Service (DRMS) for reuse/conversion, 7 May 2004
    Displacement 1,300 t.(lt), 2,580 t.(fl)
    Length 261'
    Beam 49'
    Draft 11'
    Complement unknown
    Armament none
    Accommodation 6 Officers, 680 Enlisted
    Propulsion none

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    APL-34 280k APL-34 undergoing overhaul in dry dock at a contract shipyard on the Elizabeth River, at Norfolk, VA., 22 April 1987.
    DVIC photo # DN-SC-87-05987 by Don S. Montgomery USN Ret.
    Bill Gonyo

    There is no DANFS history available for APL-34 at Navsource
    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log
    Fleet Reserve Association

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