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AB AC AD AE AG AK AM AO AQ AS AT AW AX AZ BM BT BU
CE CM CS CT DC DK DM DP DS DT EA EM EN EO ET EW
FC FT GM GS (53-61) GS (78-Now) HM HT IC IM IS IT JO LI LN LS
MA (48-67) MA (72-Now) ME ML MM MN MR MS MT MU NAVY NC ND OM OS OT
PC PH PM PN PR QM RD (WW2) RD (48-72) RM SD SF SH SK SM
SO ST SV SW TM UT WT YN NAVY DIVER


U.S.S. EDISTO

(AGB-2)

STEADY EDDY

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AGB-2 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
MAY 1946 - Launch Date: 29 MAY 1946
SEP 1947 - Shellback Initiation - 23 SEP 1947 - Pacific Ocean
APR 1949 - NOV 1949 Blue Nose - Artic Circle
APR 1949 - SEP 1949 blue west 1
MAY 1951 - SEP 1951 Operation Bluejay
MAY 1951 - SEP 1951 North Atlantic
MAY 1951 - SEP 1951 Blue Nose - Artic Circle
JAN 1952 - MAR 1952 Blue Nose - Artic Circle
JUN 1952 - SEP 1952 Antartic Circle
JUN 1952 - SEP 1952 North Pole
JAN 1956 - JAN 1956 Operation Deepfreeze I
MAY 1958 - SEP 1958 Operation Sunac Dewline Bases Resupply
NOV 1958 - MAY 1959 Antartic Circle
NOV 1958 - MAY 1959 Operation Deepfreeze IV Antarctica Bases Resupply
DEC 1958 - Shellback Initiation - 26 DEC 1958 - Atlantic Ocean
DEC 1958 - Shellback Initiation - 26 DEC 1958 - Indian Ocean
JUN 1961 - JUN 1961 Panama Canal
FEB 1964 - SEP 1965 Panama Canal
DEC 1964 - MAY 1965 Antartic Circle
DEC 1964 - MAY 1965 Operation Deepfreeze Helicopter Det HU 4 from NAS Lakehurst
JAN 1965 - Shellback Initiation - 19 JAN 1965 - Pacific Ocean
FEB 1965 - Shellback Initiation - 10 FEB 1965 - Atlantic Ocean
MAY 1969 - Shellback Initiation - 20 MAY 1969 - Pacific Ocean

AGB-2 General Specifications

Class: Wind-class icebreaker

Final Disposition: Scrapped 1980