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AKA-25 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
AUG1944-Launch Date: 4 AUG 1944
NOV1944-Commissioned: 10 NOV 1944
MAY1946-Decommissioned: 20 MAY 1946

AKA-25 General Specifications

Class: Artemis-class attack cargo ship

Complement: 302 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 4087 tons

Length: 426 feet

Beam: 58 feet

Draft: 16 feet

Final Disposition: Transferred to the War Shipping Administration for disposa