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USS Wrangell (AE-12)


Ammunition Ship (1944)


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USS Wrangell AR-12 served as a dedicated ammunition ship across World War 2, the Korean War, and into the Vietnam War.



Authored By: Staff Writer | Last Edited: 07/19/2017 | Content ©www.MilitaryFactory.com

Specifications



Service Year
1944

Origin
United States national flag graphic
United States

Complement
267
PERSONNEL


Class
Mount Hood-class
Number-in-Class
8
VESSELS
Ships-in-Class


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)


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(OPERATORS list includes past, present, and future operators when applicable)


Length
459.1 ft
139.93 m
Beam
63.0 ft
19.20 m
Draught
28.2 ft
8.60 m


Installed Power: 1 x Geared steam turbine developing 6,000 horsepower to 1 x shaft.
Surface Speed
16.0 kts
(18.4 mph)


kts = knots | mph = miles-per-hour | nm = nautical miles | mi = miles | km = kilometers

1 kts = 1.15 mph | 1 nm = 1.15 mi | 1 nm = 1.85 km
None.


Supported Types




(Not all weapon types may be represented in the showcase above)
None.


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