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Cockatoo I (AMc-8)


A parrot found almost exclusively in Australia.


The first Cockatoo (AMc-8) was placed in service 25 April 1941 and operated in the 14th Naval District from Pearl Harbor throughout the war. She was transferred to the Maritime Commission 23 September 1946.

Published: Wed Mar 08 14:28:55 EST 2023