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Category:Nestor (ship, 1944)

  • USS Nestor (ARB-6)
  • Laid down as LST-518, 12 September 1943, at Chicago Bridge and Iron Co., Seneca IL.
  • Redesignated Battle Damage Repair Ship ARB-6, 3 November 1943
  • Launched, 20 January 1944
  • Fitted out as an Aristaeus Class Battle Damage Repair Ship at Maryland Dry Dock Co., Baltimore, MD.
  • Commissioned, 24 June 1944
  • Driven aground at Okinawa by wind and heavy seas during Typhoon Louise, 9 October 1945
  • Decommissioned and struck from the Naval Register, 29 November 1945
  • Hulk sold for scrap May 1947

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