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NavSource Online: Service Ship Photo Archive
Contributed by Tommy Trampp
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Precedence of awards is from left to right
American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal - National Defense Service Medal
APL-41 Class Non-self-propelled Barracks Ship:
Laid down, 9 December 1944, at Willamette Iron and Steel, Portland, OR.
Launched, 6 February 1945
Delivered, 30 April 1945
Commissioned USS APL-42, 1 May 1945 at Charleston Naval Shipyard
Decommissioned and placed in service, date unknown
Current Disposition, active in service at US Naval Shipyard Norfolk, Portsmouth, VA.
Displacement 1,300 t.(lt), 2,600 t.(fl)
Beam 49' 2"
Draft 8' 6"
Ship's Service Generators
three Diesel drive 100Kw 450 AC
Diesel 1,000 Bbls
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||APL-42 under tow by USS Sagamore (ATA-208) she pulls into the Azores for refueling. The trip across the Atlantic lasted from 24 April to 27 June 1961.
Photos courtesy the National Association of Fleet Tug Sailors, contributed by George Antellas USS Sagamore.
There is no DANFS history available for APL-42 at NavSource
Crew Contact And Reunion Information
U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log
Last Updated 14 June 2013
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