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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. 13 December 1944, at Willamette Iron and Steel, Portland, OR.
  • Launched, 27 February 1945
  • Delivered and commissioned USS APL-43, 31 May 1945
  • Decommissioned, date and location unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, 11 November 1992
  • Final Disposition, sold to Panama in 1993

    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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    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

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