file created: 12/07/02 01:07:53 , last update: 05/12/00

APD-130 Cook
United States Navy fast attack transport
Class Laid down, Shipyard LaunchedCommissioned Disabled and Why
Rudderrow - 1944/05/07
Defoe Shipbuilding Co., Bay City, Mich.
1944/08/26 1945/04/25 1970/07
Namesake: brothers 2Lt Andrew Fred Cook, Jr., NC, KIA1942/11/04 on Guadalcanal and Sgt Dallas Harry Cook, NC, KIA 1942/08/18 during Makin raid
TTD differences from class:

WW II combat actions:
From Till Operation Force Action Source
45/06/2?       joinPac - Panama Canal   66 
45/07/02 45/08/2?     San Diego - training   66 
45/08/2? 45/09/20     sail from San Diego to Tokio Bay UDT onboard   66 

Ship status, hull number changes...: ex DE-714; 1944 > APD-130; 1969 > LPR-130; 1969/11/15 struck from Navy List
Ship score (awards, enemy ships credited...):