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USNS SGT Sylvester Antolak (T-AP 192).
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Class: PVT JOE P. MARTINEZ (AP 187, VC2-S-AP2)
Design: MC VC2-S-AP2
Displacement (tons): #,###
Dimensions (feet): ###.#' x ##.#' x ##.#'
Original armament: 4-5"/38
Later armaments: (19xx) 4-20mm
Complement: ###
Speed (kts.): ##.#
Propulsion (HP): #,###
Machinery: turbines, # screw

Construction:
APNameAcqBuilderKeelLaunchSvc
187PVT JOE P. MARTINEZ1 Mar 1950Bethlehem Fairfield13 Apr 194529 May 19451 Mar 1950
188AIKEN VICTORY21 Jul 1950Bethlehem Fairfield13 Oct 194430 Nov 19441 Aug 1950
189LT RAYMOND O. BEAUDOIN22 Jul 1950Bethlehem Fairfield4 Apr 194521 May 19451 Aug 1950
190PVT SADAO S. MUNEMORI22 Jul 1950Bethlehem Fairfield22 May 19456 Jul 19451 Aug 1950
191SGT HOWARD E. WOODFORD22 Jul 1950Bethlehem Fairfield18 Apr 19452 Jun 19451 Aug 1950
192SGT SYLVESTER ANTOLAK22 Jul 1950Bethlehem Fairfield3 May 194516 Jun 19451 Aug 1950

Disposition:
APNameTInact/CustStrikeDisposalFateMA Sale/Depart
187PVT JOE P. MARTINEZT1 Sep 19526 Nov 195230 Sep 1952MA/R7 Oct 1971
188AIKEN VICTORYT17 Dec 195212 Feb 195319 Dec 1952MA/R10 Aug 1971
189LT RAYMOND O. BEAUDOINT5 Nov 195222 Dec 19525 Nov 1952MA/R20 Mar 1972
190PVT SADAO S. MUNEMORIT9 Oct 19526 Nov 19529 Oct 1952MA/R8 Dec 1969
191SGT HOWARD E. WOODFORDT4 Dec 195222 Dec 19524 Dec 1952MA/R20 Mar 1972
192SGT SYLVESTER ANTOLAKT17 Sep 19526 Nov 195215 Sep 1952MA/R8 Dec 1971

Class Notes:
AP 187 was among the Army ships operating out of continental U.S. ports that were to be acquired on 1 Mar 1950 for which names, classification, and hull numbers were approved on 21 Feb 1950. (This list also included most of AP 120-159 and AP 178-186.) AP 188-192 were among 18 Maritime Admiminstration ships to be transferred to the Navy for which names, classification, and hull numbers were approved on 31 Jul 1950. (These also included AP 110, 116, 119, and 154.)

Ship Notes:
(completed 30 Dec 1944.) Never Army. To reserve 21 Feb 1947. Briefly placed in reduced operationsl status (ROS) in home port 14 Dec 1950. To MA custody 19 Dec 1952. To buyer 26 Aug 1971.
APNameMANotes
187PVT JOE P. MARTINEZ825(ex-STEVENS VICTORY, completed 25 Jun 1945.) Title to Army 5 Sep 1946. CNO on 22 Jun 1950 declared her surplus to the needs of MSTS and authorized her transfer to MA, but the Korean War began three days later and she began her first westbound MSTS trooping voyage on 31 Jul 1950. To MA custody 30 Sep 1952. To buyer 1 Nov 1971.
188AIKEN VICTORY616
189LT RAYMOND O. BEAUDOIN823(ex-MARSHALL VICTORY, completed 15 Jun 1945.) To Army by BBC 19 Jun 1946 and trf. 30 Aug 1946, to reserve 21 Sep 1949. To MA custody 5 Nov 1952. To buyer 11 May 1972.
190PVT SADAO S. MUNEMORI836(ex-WILSON VICTORY, completed 6 Aug 1945.) To Army 21 Aug 1946, title 30 Aug 1946, to reserve 15 Sep 1949. Briefly placed in reduced operationsl status (ROS) in home port 14 Dec 1950. To MA custody 9 Oct 1952. To buyer 7 Jan 1970.
191SGT HOWARD E. WOODFORD826(ex-GOUCHER VICTORY, completed 30 Jun 1945.) To Army 4 Jul 1946, trf. 30 Aug 1946, renamed by Army 17 May 1948, to reserve 7 Sep 1949. To MA custody 4 Dec 1952. To buyer 11 May 1972.
192SGT SYLVESTER ANTOLAK830(ex-STETSON VICTORY, completed 18 Jul 1945.) To Army 18 Jul 1946, trf. 30 Aug 1946, to reserve (Army title) 31 Oct 1949. To MA custody 15 Sep 1952 [2 days before OOS]. To buyer 3 Jan 1972.

Page Notes:
Compiled: 14 Aug 2021
© Stephen S. Roberts, 2021
Sources: DB, Maroon, VSC