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Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Precedence of awards is from top to bottom, left to right
Top Row - American Campaign Medal
Bottom Row - Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal - Navy Occupation Service Medal (with Asia clasp)
USS LSM-227 was transferred to Greece and named HNS Daniolos (L-163)
LSM-1 Class Landing Ship Medium:
Laid down, 17 July 1944, at Dravo Corporation, Wilmington, DE.
Launched, 9 September 1944
Commissioned USS LSM-227, 5 October 1944, LT. Nathaniel H. Barish, USNR in command
During World War II USS LSM-227 was assigned to th Asiatic-Pacific Theater:
LSM Flotilla Nine, CDR. D. L. Francis USN (23);
LSM Group Twenty-Six, LCDR. T. A. Peacock USNR;
LSM Division Fifty-Two
Decommissioned, 20 June 1946
Laid up in the Reserve Fleet
Transferred, 3 November 1958, to Greece, named HNS Daniolos (L-163)
Final Disposition, fate unknown
Displacement 7,480 t. (lt) 14,225 t. (fl.)
Length 459' 1"
Draft 25' 5"
Speed 16.5 kts.
Largest Boom Capacity 30 t.
Cargo Capacity 4,410 DWT
Non-refrigerated 336,254 Cu. Ft.
Refrigerated 18,395 Cu. Ft.
one single 5"/38 cal dual purpose gun mount
four twin 40mm AA gun mounts
eighteen single 20mm AA gun mounts
Fuel Capacity Diesel 8,950 Bbls
one Sun Nordberg Diesel engine
five Diesel-drive Ships's Service Generator, 230Kw 120V/240V D.C.
single propeller, 6,000shp
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||USS LSM-227 launching, 9 September 1944, at Dravo Corporation, Wilmington, DE.
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| HNS Daniolos (L-163)
||Ex-USS LSM-227 in Greek service as HNS Daniolos (L-163) underway, date and location unknown.
Official Royal Hellenic Navy photo.
||HNS Daniolos (L-163) underway, circa 1961, location unknown.
Official Royal Hellenic Navy photo from "Jane's Fighting Ships" 1961-62 edition..
The history extract for USS LSM-227 is from LSM-LSMR Amphibious Forces, Vol. II. Paducah, Kentucky: Turner Publishing Company, © 1997. (ISBN 1-56311-389-9).
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