Keel Laid - November 23, 1944 - North Carolina Shipbuilding Company

Launched - January 20, 1945 - Wilmington, North Carolina
Sponsor Miss Anne Lillian Dimond
Delivered to U.S. Navy - February 19, 1945
Commissioned - August 11, 1945 - Charleston, South Carolina
Decommissioned - July 2, 1973 - Bayonne, New Jersey
Sold to US Ship Company, Camden, New Jersey (for $152,666.00)
Dismantled - March to October 1974


HOME FOR GOOD - Ashley's Thank You Video
HOME FOR GOOD - HFG Thank You Video

Crew Pictures
Cruise Pictures
Ship's Photos
Sea Stories
Ship's Library with pictures of Shipmates, Cruises, the Ship and the Reuniuons; Deck Logs and the Scrapbook Deck Logs
Ship's History

Scrap Book
Reunion Photos

Roster of Association Officers:

President Emeritus: Ron Zimmerman Sr, SKCS(SW), USN(Ret)  

President: Jim Dunno, BT1, USNR(Ret)
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Vice President/Webmaster: Thomas Stachelski, SN
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Secretary: Joe Rios
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Treasurer: George "Webos" Kaiser, DCC, USNR(Ret)
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