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USS RECLAIMER
 ARS 42
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Pier 70 May 2011
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STATUS JUNE 9 2011.
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USS BOLSTER in Locks

CHRISTMAS ISLAND


Specifications:
Displacement 1,497 t.(lt) 2,048 t.(fl)
Length 213' 6"
Beam 39'
Draft 14' 8"
Speed 15 kts.
Complement 120
Armament two 40mm guns
Propulsion diesel-electric,
                  twin screws, 2,780hp

Commissioned
20 December 1945

Mistaken Tow Follow
 Gatun Locks May 2011

       
USS Reclaimer earned five battle stars for Korean War service and
8 campaign stars for Vietnam War service
V I D E O S
Salvage Ships  DESCRIBED

Modern Cruise USS GRASP ASR 51 
Part1   Part 2   Part 3





Bow photo by  Dennis Pangburn EN2, USS Reclaimer 1959-1963.




DECOMMISSIONING CREW

Photo contributed by Greg Perry