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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
American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal
APL-41 Class Non-self-propelled Barracks Ship:
Built by Willamette Iron & Steel,Portland, OR
Ordered, 19 July 1944
Laid down, 07 February 1945
Launched, 12 May 1945
Delivered and placed in service, 28 July 1945
Placed in reserve by January 1947
Inspection revealed craft not habitable and struck from Naval Register, 01 November 1972
Reinstated, circa 1974
Current Disposition, active in service at Norfolk, 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-45 docked at Norfolk Naval Station in July 1973.
||Photos by Jim Swank
||APL-45 passing Craney Island, southbound in Elizabeth River, 18 December 2015.
||Photos by Brandon Varner
There is no DANFS history currently available for APL-45 at NavSource
Crew Contact And Reunion Information
U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log
Last Updated 17 January 2016
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