Arctic Class Stores Ship (1918)
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Three Arctic class refrigerator ships were acquired by the U.S. Navy in 1921.
|Overview of three vessels|
|Citations for this data available on individual ship pages|
|Name||Hull No.||Builder||Laid Down||Launched||Commissioned||Fate|
|Arctic||AF-7||Moore SB||18 Mar, 1918||4 Jul, 1918||7 Nov, 1921||Sold 19 Aug, 1947|
|Boreas||AF-8||Moore SB||19 Mar, 1918||4 Jul, 1918||6 Aug, 1940||Sold 18 Jul, 1946|
|Yukon||AF-9||Moore SB||30 Dec, 1918||7 Jun, 1919||6 Dec, 1921||Sold 29 Jul, 1946|
Design & Construction
- two 5-inch/51 caliber
- four 3-inch/50 caliber AA guns
- Silverstone. The New Navy. p. 135.
- Silverstone, Paul H. (2006). The U.S. Navy Warship Series: The New Navy 1883-1922. New York: Routledge.
- Silverstone, Paul H. (2008). The U.S. Navy Warship Series: The Navy of World War II, 1922-1947. New York: Routledge.
|Arctic Class Stores Ship|