||Ex merc. AFRICAN COMET, ex AMERICAN BANKER. Completed and to WSA from builder 31 Dec 41, temporarily converted to convoy-loaded transport by Tietjen & Lang (Todd), Hoboken, N.J. Converted to combat-loaded transport by Bethlehem Steel, San Francisco, Cal. Jul-Sep 42. Ex AP-55 1 Feb 43. Designated 28 Dec 45 for conversion to a dependent transport but not converted and to USN reserve 1946-58. To buyer 10 Aug 73.
||Ex merc. AFRICAN METEOR, ex AMERICAN SHIPPER. Delivered at Pascagoula 97.2% complete (on 5 Feb 42 in Navy records). Converted by Tietjen & Lang (Todd), Hoboken, N.J. Ex AP-56 1 Feb 43. Designated 28 Dec 45 for conversion to a dependent transport but not converted and in USN reserve 1946-58.
||Ex merc. AFRICAN PLANET, ex AMERICAN FARMER. Delivered at Pascagoula 100% complete, converted by builder. Ex AP-57 1 Feb 43. To buyer 13 Aug 68.