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American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal

Freight-Personnel / Freight-Supply Vessel
  • Laid down in 1943, as the US Army Design 216 Freight Vessel F-16, at Kewaunee Shipbuilding & Engineering Corp., Kewaunee, WI.
  • Launched in 1943
  • Delivered in July 1943 to the US Army Quartermaster Corps.
  • Assigned to the US Army Transportation Corp and placed in commission as USAV F-16, date unknown
  • Decommissioned and retired by US Army, date unknown
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Displacement 166 gross tons
    Length 99.25'
    Beam 21'
    Draft 10.5'
    Speed unknown
    Freight Capacity unknown
    Complement unknown
    Armament unknown
    Propulsion one 5-cyl diesel engine, 300hp
    one propeller

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    49k USAV F-16 underway, date and location unknown.
    Bowling Green State University - Historical Collection of the Great Lakes

    There is no history record available for USAV F-16 at NavSource
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