USS KEOKUK CM-8 / AKN-4

REUNION


 

USS Keokuk 1942 - 1945

 

USS Keokuk (AN-5), 28 February 1942; Reclassified as a Minelayer, CM-8, 18 May 1942;

 Reclassified as a Net Cargo Ship, AKN-4 in November 1943; Decommissioned 5 December 1945

at San Francisco, CA; Transferred to the War Shipping Administration, 1 July 1946 for disposal;

Sold 7 March 1947 to the West India Fruit & Steam Ship Co. of Florida. Fate unknown.

Click the links below for additional information

 

Photo's of USS Keokuk Torpedo Net 

Photo's of Suicide Plane Damage

Brick Certificate Honoring the USS Keokok Sailors

 

 REUNION PICTURES

 

ADDITIONAL OFF-SITE INFORMATION

WW II Keokuk History

WW II Memorial - Registry

National WW II Museum - New Orleans

Wikipedia History

The Original USS Keokuk 

The Newest USS Keokuk

27th

ANNUAL REUNION

September

10th, 11th & 12th,

2009

Indianapolis, Indiana

 

We have finalized our plans so click below for information on this years reunion. 

 

Information and Registration Form