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U.S.S. AKUTAN

(AE-13)


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AE-13 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
JUN1942-Shellback Initiation - 1 JUN 1942 - Pacific Ocean
JUN1944-Keel Date: 20 JUN 1944
SEP1944-Launch Date: 17 SEP 1944
FEB1945-Commissioned: 15 FEB 1945
OCT1946-Decommissioned: 19 OCT 1946

AE-13 General Specifications

Class: Lassen-class ammunition ship

Named for: Akutan Island

Complement: 280 Officers and Enlisted

Length: 459 feet

Beam: 63 feet

Draft: 25 feet 11 in

Final Disposition: Unknown