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U.S.S. ESCAMBIA

(AO-80)

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AO-80 Deployments - Major Events

Add a AO-80 Shellback Initiation Add a AO-80 Deployment - Major Event
Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
DEC 1942 - Keel Date: DEC 1942
at Marinship Sausalito CA
APR 1943 - Launch Date: 24 APR 1943
OCT 1943 - Commissioned: 28 OCT 1943
FEB 1946 - Decommissioned: 20 FEB 1946

AO-80 General Specifications

Class: Escambia-class oiler

Complement: 267 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 5782 tons

Length: 523 feet 6 inches

Beam: 68 feet

Draft: 30 feet 10 in

Final Disposition: Acquired by the US Army May 1966 - Scrapped August 1971