USS Wrangell AR-12 served as a dedicated ammunition ship across World War 2, the Korean War, and into the Vietnam War.
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Ship Class [ Mount Hood-class ] Ships-in-Class [ 8 ] : USS Mount Hood (AE-11); USS Wrangell (AE-12); USS Firedrake (AE-14); USS Vesuvius (AE-15); USS Mount Katmai (AE-16); USS Great Sitkin (AE-17); USS Paricutin (AE-18); USS Diamond Head (AE-19)
- Blue Water Operations
- Fleet Support
459.1 ft (139.93 m)
Width / Beam:
63 ft (19.20 m)
Height / Draught:
28.2 ft (8.60 m)
1 x Geared steam turbine developing 6,000 horsepower to 1 x shaft.
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