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U.S.S. FIREDRAKE

(AE-14)

IN OMNIA PARATUS

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AE-14 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
MAY 1944 - Launch Date: 12 MAY 1944
DEC 1944 - Commissioned: 27 DEC 1944
JAN 1954 - JAN 1955 home port
OCT 1961 - APR 1962 West Pac
JAN 1963 - JUL 1963 West Pac-Viet Nam
NOV 1965 - JUN 1966 Middle Pacific
NOV 1965 - JUL 1966 West Pac-Viet Nam
JAN 1967 - AUG 1968 West Pac-Viet Nam
NOV 1967 - JUL 1968 West Pac-Viet Nam
DEC 1967 - Shellback Initiation - 26 DEC 1967 - Pacific Ocean
APR 1968 - Shellback Initiation - 18 APR 1968 - Pacific Ocean
JAN 1969 - OCT 1969 West Pac-Viet Nam
MAR 1969 - AUG 1970 WestPAC-Viet Nam
MAR 1970 - OCT 1970 West Pac-Viet Nam
AUG 1970 - MAR 1971 West Pac-Viet Nam
AUG 1970 - MAR 1971 West Pac-Viet Nam

AE-14 General Specifications

Complement: 267 Officers and Enlisted

Length: 459 feet 2 inches

Beam: 63 feet

Draft: 28 feet 3 in

Flank Speed: 16 knots

Final Disposition: Scrapped