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USAJMP Maj. Albert G. Forse
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
World War I Victory Medal
Junior Mine Planter:
Built in 1906-07 at Pusey and Jones Shipbuilding Co. Wilmington, DE.
Named in honor of Maj. Albert G. Forse, 1st Cavalry, who was killed 1 July 1898 at San Juan Hill, Cuba
Accepted by the Quartermaster
Department in April 1907
Delivered to the US Army Coast Artillery Corp Mine Planter Service
Stationed at Fort Sherman, CZ, as of January 1919 and assigned to the Coast Defenses of Cristobal
Functioned in the Harbor Boat Service as an artillery tug and passenger craft 1919–22
Sold in 1922
Final Disposition, fate unknown
Displacement 128 t.
Cruise Radius unknown
Fuel Capacities unknown
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US Army Order of Battle 1919-1941, Vol.2, courtesy Mariner's Museum, Newport News, VA.
The history for USAJMP Maj. Albert G. Forse is from US Army Order of Battle 1919-1941 Vol. 2
Last Updated 8 March 2019
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