file created: 12/07/02 00:21:57 , last update: 05/12/00

APD-118 Don O. Woods
United States Navy fast attack transport
Class Laid down, Shipyard LaunchedCommissioned Disabled and Why
Rudderrow - 1943/12/01
Dravo Corp., Neville Island, Pittsburgh, Pa.
1944/02/09 1945/05/28 1963/12/12
Namesake: HA1/c Don O. Woods * 1922/05/19, KIA 1942/08/08 at Gavutu Is., Tulagi Group
TTD differences from class:

WW II combat actions:
From Till Operation Force Action Source
45/08/15       joinPac - Panama Canal   66 
45/08/16 45/09/09     sail from Panama to San Francisco > P.H.   66 

Ship status, hull number changes...: DE-721, 1944/07/17 > APD-118; 1963/12/12 struck from Navy List
Ship score (awards, enemy ships credited...):
Notice: sold to Mexico > E20 Miguel Hidalgo