APL 45 is one of the Navy's non self-propelled barracks ships.
|General Characteristics:||Keel laid: February 7, 1945|
|Launched: May 12, 1945|
|Delivered: July 1, 1945|
|Builder: Willamette Iron and Steel Works, Portland, Or.|
|Length: 261 feet (79.55 meters)|
|Beam: 49 feet (14.9 meters)|
|Draft: 8.6 feet (2.6 meters)|
|Displacement: approx. 1,300 tons|
|Accommodations: 6 Officers, 583 Enlisted|
APL 45 Image Gallery:
The photo below was taken by me and shows APL 45 at Norfolk, Va., on February 3, 2009.
The photo below was taken by Michael Jenning and shows APL 45 at Norfolk, Va., on October 23, 2014.
The photos below were taken by Michael Jenning and show APL 45 at Naval Base Norfolk, Va., on October 6, 2015.
The photos below were taken by Michael Jenning and show APL 45 at BAE Systems Norfolk Ship Repair supporting the crew of USS OAK HILL (LSD 51) on October 12, 2016.