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U.S.S. CASTOR

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AKS-1 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
MAY 1941 - MAR 1942 California to Pearl Harbor Cargo Runs
OCT 1941 - OCT 1941 West Pac
DEC 1941 - DEC 1941 Pearl Harbor
MAR 1942 - Shellback Initiation - 20 MAR 1942 - Pacific Ocean
SEP 1944 - SEP 1944 shellbackinition
SEP 1944 - SEP 1945 TaskForce 58
MAR 1945 - JUL 1945 okinawa
SEP 1945 - AUG 1946 japaneseoccupation
NOV 1950 - NOV 1950 Recommisioned
JAN 1952 - JAN 1960 West Pac
SEP 1952 - JUN 1960 Homeported in Yokosuka
JAN 1960 - JAN 1960 West Pac-Viet Nam
JAN 1962 - JAN 1963 West Pac
JAN 1964 - JAN 1968 West Pac
AUG 1964 - MAY 1968 Changed Home Port to Sasebo Japan
NOV 1965 - JAN 1966 Dry Dock
JUL 1966 - Shellback Initiation - 24 JUL 1966 - Pacific Ocean
JAN 1967 - SEP 1968 West Pac-Viet Nam
FEB 1967 - APR 1967 West Pac-Viet Nam

AKS-1 General Specifications