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AKA-58 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
MAR1944-Launch Date: 15 MAR 1944
JUN1944-Commissioned: 14 JUN 1944

AKA-58 General Specifications

Class: Andromeda-class attack cargo ship

Named for: Chara

Complement: 380 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 6737 tons

Length: 459 feet 3 inches

Beam: 63 feet

Flank Speed: 17 knots

Final Disposition: Sold for scrap 12 November 1972