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USS TRACER AGR-15

(USS INTERRUPTER AGR-15)

 

LIBERTY SHIP: SS WILLIAM J. RIDDLE

BUILT BY

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

KEEL LAID

24 December 1944 MCE hull 2340

LAUNCHED

31 January 1945

SPONSORED BY

Mrs. Marion Harders

PLACED IN SERVICE

February 1945

FLEET RESERVE

20 August 1947

USS INTERRUPTER AGR-15

CONVERTED

24 May 1957 at Charleston, SC

COMMISSIONED

16 October 1958 as AGR-15

HOME PORT

12 February 1959 San Francisco, CA

USS TRACER AGR-15

RENAMED

4 September 1959 per SecNav Notice 5030

DECOMMISSIONED

1 September 1965

STATUS

15 July 1974 sold to be converted to a fish processing plant at Unalaska, AK