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APD-136 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
OCT1944-Keel Date: 31 OCT 1944
at Defoe Shipbuilding Company Bay City MI
MAR1945-Launch Date: 10 MAR 1945
JUL1945-Commissioned: 30 JUL 1945
JUN1956-NOV1956Blue Nose - Arctic Circle
APR1958-Decommissioned: 21 APR 1958

APD-136 General Specifications

Class: Crosley-class high speed transport

Named for: Louis J. Carpellotti

Complement: 12 Officers and 192 Enlisted

Displacement: 1450 tons

Length: 306 feet

Beam: 36 feet 10 inches

Flank Speed: 23 knots

Range: 3 700 Nautical Miles

Final Disposition:Sold for scrap 1966