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U.S.S. ELOKOMIN

(AO-55)

ENDURANCE MOBILITY SERVICE RELIABILITY

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AO-55 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
OCT 1943 - Launch Date: 19 OCT 1943
NOV 1943 - Commissioned: 30 NOV 1943
APR 1946 - APR 1946 Caribbean
MAY 1946 - MAY 1946 Guantanamo Bay
JUN 1946 - JUL 1946 Regular Overhaul
MAR 1950 - FEB 1951 invasion of dieques
JUN 1951 - Shellback Initiation - 10 JUN 1951 - Atlantic Ocean
FEB 1953 - JUN 1953 Mediterranean
MAY 1954 - SEP 1954 Dry Dock
JAN 1955 - JUL 1955 Mediterranean
AUG 1955 - Shellback Initiation - 15 AUG 1955 - Atlantic Ocean
AUG 1955 - AUG 1955 Midshipman cruise Baltic
SEP 1955 - MAR 1956 Mediterranean
NOV 1955 - APR 1956 Mediterranean-Lebanon
AUG 1961 - MAR 1962 Mediterranean
JAN 1962 - JAN 1965 North Atlantic
OCT 1962 - OCT 1962 Cuban Missle Blockade
NOV 1963 - MAY 1964 Mediterranean
MAR 1965 - Shellback Initiation - 15 MAR 1965 - Atlantic Ocean
JUN 1966 - JAN 1967 Dry Dock
FEB 1967 - APR 1967 Caribbean
MAY 1967 - OCT 1967 Attack on the USS LIBERTY in June 1967 in the Eastern Mediterran
JAN 1968 - JAN 1969 Mediterranean-Indian Ocean-Persian Gulf

AO-55 General Specifications

Class: Cimarron-class oiler

Complement: 314 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 7236 tons

Length: 553 feet

Beam: 75 feet

Draft: 32 feet

Final Disposition: Sold for scrap 1970