Allied Warships

USS William M. Hobby (APD 95)

High speed transport of the Crosley class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeHigh speed transport
PennantAPD 95 
Built byCharleston Navy Yard (Charleston, South Carolina, U.S.A.) 
Laid down15 Nov 1943 
Launched2 Feb 1944 
Commissioned4 Apr 1945 
End service6 Apr 1946 

Laid down as the Rudderow class destroyer escort USS William M. Hobby (DE 236).
Decommissioned on 6 April 1946.
Stricken on 1 May 1967 and transferred to South Korea being renamed Chr Ju (PF 87).


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