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U.S.S. GRAFFIAS

(AF-29)

WE FEED THE FLEET

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AF-29 Deployments - Major Events

Add a AF-29 Shellback Initiation Add a AF-29 Deployment - Major Event
Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
DEC 1943 - Launch Date: 12 DEC 1943
OCT 1944 - Commissioned: 28 OCT 1944
DEC 1953 - MAR 1954 Regular Overhaul
APR 1954 - NOV 1954 West Pac
JAN 1955 - AUG 1955 West Pac
DEC 1955 - JAN 1965 West Pac
MAY 1956 - SEP 1957 West Pac
MAR 1958 - FEB 1959 Dry Dock
MAY 1958 - FEB 1959 West Pac
SEP 1960 - Shellback Initiation - 3 SEP 1960 - Pacific Ocean
AUG 1961 - AUG 1962 West Pac-Viet Nam
MAR 1963 - JUL 1965 West Pac-Viet Nam
MAR 1963 - JUL 1965 West Pac
JUL 1964 - Shellback Initiation - 15 JUL 1964 - Pacific Ocean
JUL 1964 - JUL 1965 West Pac-Viet Nam
APR 1965 - DEC 1966 West Pac-Viet Nam
JUL 1965 - Shellback Initiation - 7 JUL 1965 - Pacific Ocean
NOV 1965 - DEC 1965 West Pac-Viet Nam
JAN 1966 - DEC 1968 West Pac-Viet Nam
JAN 1966 - JAN 1967 West Pac
FEB 1967 - OCT 1970 West Pac-Viet Nam
APR 1968 - OCT 1968 West Pac-Viet Nam
OCT 1968 - NOV 1968 West Pac-Viet Nam
JUL 1969 - OCT 1969 West Pac
JUL 1969 - OCT 1969 West Pac-Viet Nam

AF-29 General Specifications

Complement: 319 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 7700 tons

Length: 468 feet 11 inches

Beam: 63 feet

Draft: 25 feet 11 in

Flank Speed: 16 knots