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APD-120 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
MAY1944-Keel Date: 27 MAY 1944
at Bethlehem Steel Company Quincy MA
JUN1944-Launch Date: 27 JUN 1944
OCT1944-Commissioned: 18 OCT 1944
MAR1947-Decommissioned: 10 MAR 1947

APD-120 General Specifications

Class: Crosley-class high speed transport

Named for: Stanley F. Kline (1901-1942)

Complement: 204 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 2130 tons

Length: 306 feet

Beam: 37 feet

Flank Speed: 23 knots

Final Disposition: Transferred to the Republic of China 22 January 1966