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AE-11 Mount Hood

Hull No. Ship Name Laid Down Launched Commission Status
AE 11 MOUNT HOOD   11/28/1943 7/1/1944 Merchant acquired by USN, 28 Jan 1944; converted to ammunition ship. Exploded in Manus Harbor, Admiralty Islands on 10 Nov 1944; casualties included 45 known dead, 327 missing and 371 injured.
AE 12 WRANGELL 2/21/1944 4/14/1944 5/28/1944 Merchant acquired by USN, 28 May 1944; converted to ammunition ship. Sold for scrap, 1 Nov 1983.
AE 14 FIREDRAKE 3/13/1944 5/12/1944 12/27/1944 Sold for scrap, Dec 1977.
AE 15 VESUVIUS 3/25/1944 5/26/1944 1/16/1945 Merchant acquired by USN, 4 July 1944; converted to ammunition ship. Sold for scrap, 5 Apr 1974.
AE 16 MOUNT KATMAI 11/11/1944 1/6/1945 7/21/1945 Transferred to MarAd, 5 Apr 1974.
AE 17 GREAT SITKIN 11/23/1944 1/20/1945 8/11/1945 Transferred to MarAd, 1 Mar 1974 and sold for scrap.
AE 18 PARACUTIN 12/7/1944 1/30/1945 3/3/1945 Sold 16 Oct 1975.
AE 19 DIAMOND HEAD 12/12/1944 2/3/1945 3/10/1945 Transferred to MarAd, 1 Mar 1974.



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