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USS VIGIL AGR-12

LIBERTY SHIP: SS RAYMOND VAN BROGAN

BUILT BY

J. A. Jones Const. Co., Panama City, FL

KEEL LAID

14 December 1944 MCE hull 2339

LAUNCHED

27 January 1945

SPONSORED BY

Mrs. Mary Anne Durham

PLACED IN SERVICE

10 February 1945

FLEET RESERVE

1947

USS VIGIL AGR-12

CONVERTED

June 1956 at Philadelphia, PA

COMMISSIONED

5 March 1957 as YAGR -12 at Philadelphia, PA

HOME PORT

22 June 1957, Davisville, RI

RECLASSIFIED

28 September 1958 as AGR-12

DECOMMISSIONED

3 March 1965

STATUS

23 November 1970 sold to a Spanish firm for scrapping. On the 21st of December was towed to Bilbao Spain.