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AKA-46 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
MAR1945-Keel Date: 18 MAR 1945
at Walsh-Kaiser Company Providence RI
MAY1945-Launch Date: 11 MAY 1945
JUN1945-Commissioned: 8 JUN 1945
JUN1946-Decommissioned: 14 JUN 1946

AKA-46 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: Sold for scrapping 17 April 1967