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U.S.S. MANATEE

(AO-58)

QUI SUPERAVIT
(WHO SHALL EXCELL HER?

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AO-58 Deployments - Major Events

Add a AO-58 Shellback Initiation Add a AO-58 Deployment - Major Event
Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
AUG 1943 - Keel Date: 28 AUG 1943
at Bethlehem Shipbuilding Corporation Sparrows Point MD
FEB 1944 - Launch Date: 18 FEB 1944
APR 1944 - Commissioned: 6 APR 1944
JUL 1961 - Shellback Initiation - 20 JUL 1961 - Pacific Ocean
APR 1962 - Shellback Initiation - 4 APR 1962 - Pacific Ocean
JAN 1963 - MAR 1965 West Pac-Viet Nam
JAN 1963 - JAN 1965 West Pac-Viet Nam
JAN 1963 - JAN 1966 vietnam
FEB 1963 - JAN 1964 West Pac
MAY 1964 - JAN 1965 West Pac
JAN 1966 - JAN 1968 Middle Pacific
JAN 1966 - JAN 1969 West Pac
FEB 1967 - NOV 1968 West Pac-Viet Nam
DEC 1968 - MAY 1970 West Pac-Viet Nam
SEP 1970 - JAN 1971 West Pac-Viet Nam

AO-58 General Specifications

Class: Cimarron-class fleet oiler

Complement: 314 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 7236 tons

Length: 553 feet

Beam: 75 feet

Draft: 32 feet 4 in

Final Disposition: Sold for scrapping 10 December 1973