USS Barnstable (APA-93) was a Bayfield-class attack transport that served with the US Navy during World War II. The vessel was launched 5 August 1943 by Western Pipe & Steel, Los Angeles, California, under a Maritime Commission contract as Sea Snapper; acquired on a loan charter by the Navy 30 October, and commissioned the same day. Placed out of commission 3 November, Barnstable was outfitted as an APA by Commercial Iron Works, Portland, Oregon, and recommissioned 22 May 1944, Captain T. M. Stokes in command.

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  • USS Barnstable (APA-93) was a Bayfield-class attack transport that served with the US Navy during World War II. The vessel was launched 5 August 1943 by Western Pipe & Steel, Los Angeles, California, under a Maritime Commission contract as Sea Snapper; acquired on a loan charter by the Navy 30 October, and commissioned the same day. Placed out of commission 3 November, Barnstable was outfitted as an APA by Commercial Iron Works, Portland, Oregon, and recommissioned 22 May 1944, Captain T. M. Stokes in command. (en)
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dbo:commissioningDate
  • 1944-05-22 (xsd:date)
dbo:decommissioningDate
  • 1946-03-24 (xsd:date)
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  • 1943-05-06 (xsd:date)
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  • 149.961600 (xsd:double)
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  • 21.031200 (xsd:double)
dbo:shipLaunch
  • 1943-08-05 (xsd:date)
dbo:status
  • Scrapped March 1973
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  • 743545884 (xsd:integer)
dbp:shipArmament
  • *2 × single 5 inch/38 cal. dual purpose gun mounts, one fore and one aft. *2 × twin 40mm AA gun mounts forward, port and starboard. *2 × single 40 mm AA gun mounts. *18 × single 20mm AA gun mounts.
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  • 12 (xsd:integer)
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  • 4700 (xsd:integer)
dbp:shipChristened
  • Sea Snapper
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  • *Crew: 478 *Flag: 43 officers, 108 enlisted. *Troops: 80 officers, 1,146 enlisted
dbp:shipDisplacement
  • 8591 (xsd:integer)
dbp:shipHonours
  • Four battle stars for service in World War II.
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dbp:shipNotes
  • --10-30
dbp:shipPropulsion
  • Westinghouse geared turbine, 2 x Combustion Engineering D-type boilers, single propeller, designed shaft horsepower 8,500
dbp:shipRenamed
  • USS Barnstable, Steel Fabricator, Reliance Dynasty, Grand Valor.
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  • 18 (xsd:integer)
dbp:shipStruck
  • 1946-04-12 (xsd:date)
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  • USS Barnstable (APA-93) was a Bayfield-class attack transport that served with the US Navy during World War II. The vessel was launched 5 August 1943 by Western Pipe & Steel, Los Angeles, California, under a Maritime Commission contract as Sea Snapper; acquired on a loan charter by the Navy 30 October, and commissioned the same day. Placed out of commission 3 November, Barnstable was outfitted as an APA by Commercial Iron Works, Portland, Oregon, and recommissioned 22 May 1944, Captain T. M. Stokes in command. (en)
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  • USS Barnstable (APA-93) (en)
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