For RATING SHIRTS - Click on your Rating Abbreviation below:


U.S.S. ATHENE

(AKA-22)


Click to view crew list
 

AKA-22 Deployments - Major Events

Add a AKA-22 Shellback Initiation Add a AKA-22 Deployment - Major Event
Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
JAN1943-JAN1944West Pac-Indian Ocean
JAN1944-Keel Date: 20 JAN 1944
at Walsh-Kaiser Company Providence RI
JUN1944-Launch Date: 18 JUN 1944
SEP1944-Commissioned: 29 SEP 1944
SEP1944-SEP1944Dry Dock
FEB1945-FEB1945Middle Pacific
MAR1945-Shellback Initiation - 8 MAR 1945 - Pacific Ocean
MAR1945-Shellback Initiation - 8 MAR 1945 - Atlantic Ocean
APR1945-APR1945Middle Pacific
JUN1946-Decommissioned: 17 JUN 1946

AKA-22 General Specifications

Class: Artemis-class attack cargo ship

Complement: 303 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 4087 tons

Length: 426 feet

Beam: 58 feet

Draft: 16 feet

Final Disposition: Scrapped in 1960