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USS INVESTIGATOR AGR-9

LIBERTY SHIP: SS JOHN A. DRAPER

BUILY BY

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

KEEL LAID

MCE hull 2336

LAUNCHED

9 January 1945

SPONSORED BY

Mrs. E.L. Cills

PLACED IN SERVICE

24 January 1945

FLEET RESERVE

1947

USS INVESTIGATOR AGR-9

CONVERSION

2 July 1956 at Charleston, SC

COMMISSIONED

16 January 1957 as YAGR-9

HOMEPORT

Davisville, RI

RECLASSIFIED

28 September 1958 as AGR-9

DECOMMISSIONED

29 March 1965

STATUS

23 December 1971 sold to Dawoon Corp. of Karachi, Pakistan. Resold to Eckhardt Co. of Germany in April of 1971. Again resold on 15 May 1971 and scrapped at Santandar, Spain