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Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

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

APL-41 Class Non-self-propelled Barracks Ship:
  • Laid down, 2 September 1944, at Willamette Iron and Steel, Portland, OR.
  • Launched, 11 November 1944
  • Delivered and commissioned USS APL-41, 24 March 1945
  • Decommissioned in 1946, laid up in reserve at Norfolk, VA.
  • Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
  • Final Disposition, disposed of, sold by the Defense Reutilization and Marketing Service (DRMS) for scrapping, 1 May 1973
    Displacement 1,300 t.(lt), 2,600 t.(fl)
    Length 261'
    Beam 49' 2"
    Draft 8' 6"
    Crew Accommodation
    Officers 5
    Enlisted 66
    Troop Capacity
    Enlisted 583
    Ship's Service Generators
    three Diesel drive 100Kw 450 AC
    Fuel Capacity
    Diesel 1,000 Bbls

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    APL-17 33k Partial view of APL-41 beyond APL-28 in foreground. Both APLs were in reserve at Norfolk, VA., between 1954 and 1959.
    US Naval History and Heritage Command photo.
    Bob Gregory, Executive Support, COMPACFLT N43 / Mike Green

    There is no DANFS history available for APL-41 at NavSource
    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

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