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Ocklawaha AO-84 - History

Ocklawaha(AO-84; dp. 21,650; 1. 523& 39;6& 34;; b. 68& 39;; dr. 30& 39;10& 34;, s. 15.1 k. cpl. 280; a. 1 5& 34;, 4 3& 34;, 4 40mm., 12 20mm.; GL Suamico; T. T2-SE-A1)Ocklawah~ (AO-84) was laid down 10 February 1943 by the Marinship Corp., Sausalito, Calif. under a Maritime Commission contract; launched 9 June 1943; sponsored by Mrs.
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Somersworth PCER-49 - History

Somersworth(PCER - 49: dp. 850; 1. 184& 39;6& 34;; b. 33& 39;1, dr. 9& 39;5; s.15.4 k.; cpl. 99, a 1 3& 34;, 2 40mm.; cl. PCER-849)Somersworth was laid down as PCER-849 on 24 September 1943 by the Pullman Standard Car Manufacturing Co., Chicago, III.; launched on 31 January 1944, sponsored by Mrs. Frank G.
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