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U.S. Army Quick Supply (QS) Boats

Most recent update: July 30, 2011.


The Army's WWII fleet included 70 104-foot, gasoline-powered, wooden, quick-supply boats.  If anyone has any information on what happened to these boats, please send it to timcolton@aol.com

Shipbuilder Location Type # # of Boats Delivery Disposition
Ventnor Boatworks Atlantic City NJ QS 2-12 11 2/44-12/44 QS 6 abandoned near Cebu in 1945, later repaired and reactivated
Julius Peterson Nyack NY QS 13-24 12 2/44-1/45  
Brownsville SB Brownsville TX QS 33-52 20 2/44-11/44  
Ventnor Boatworks Atlantic City NJ QS 53-64 12 2/44-12/44  
Casey Boatbuilding Fairhaven MA QS 65-66 2 6/44-7/44  
Elizabeth City SY Elizabeth City NC QS 67-72 6 3/44-11/44  
Daytona Beach BW Daytona Beach FL QS 73-78 6 4/44-11/44  
Hickman, Albert Marblehead MA QS 124 1 12/44