U.S.S. HARRIS

(APA-2)

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APA-2 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
AUG 1940 - Commissioned: 19 AUG 1940
JUL 1943 - AUG 1943 Alaska
NOV 1943 - NOV 1943 Invasion of Tarawa
APR 1946 - Decommissioned: 16 APR 1946

APA-2 General Specifications

Class: Harris-class attack transport

Named for: Colonel John Harris of the United States Marine Corps

Complement: 37 Officers and 585 Enlisted

Displacement: 13529 tons

Length: 532 feet 2 inches

Beam: 72 feet 4 inches

Flank Speed: 17 knots

Final Disposition: Sold for scrap 20 July 1948