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U.S.S. BOREAS

(AF-8)

BOUNCING B

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AF-8 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
AUG1940-Commissioned: 6 AUG 1940
JAN1943-JAN1945Middle Pacific
MAY1945-NOV1945Middle Pacific
FEB1946-Decommissioned: 15 FEB 1946

AF-8 General Specifications

Class: Arctic-class stores ship

Complement: 267 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 4654 tons

Length: 416 feet 6 inches

Beam: 53 feet

Draft: 26 feet 5 in

Final Disposition: Scrapped 28 November 1947