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U.S.S. MATTABESSET

(AOG-52)

THE FUELING LADY

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AOG-52 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
JUL1944-Keel Date: 6 JUL 1944
at Cargill Inc. Savage Minnesota
NOV1944-Launch Date: 11 NOV 1944
JUN1945-Commissioned: 16 JUN 1945
NOV1954-DEC1955Mediterranean
NOV1955-NOV1956Mediterranean
JAN1956-JAN1957Mediterranean-Lebanon
JAN1956-JUN1956Mediterranean
JAN1958-JAN1959Mediterranean
APR1961-JUN1961Escorted Submarine Floating Drydock to Holy Loch, Scotland
SEP1961-DEC1961Solant Amity III-West Africa-UN Support for Congo Crisis
SEP1961-DEC1961Solant Amity III-West Africa-UN Support for Congo Crisis
SEP1961-OCT1961Mediterranean-West Africa
OCT1961-Shellback Initiation - 14 OCT 1961 - Atlantic Ocean
JUL1965-SEP1965North Atlantic
AUG1965-Shellback Initiation - 24 AUG 1965 - Atlantic Ocean
MAR1966-AUG1966Mediterranean
JAN1967-JUL1967Mediterranean
MAR1967-AUG1967USS Liberty incedent
MAR1968-AUG1968Mediterranean
OCT1968-OCT1968Decommisioning

AOG-52 General Specifications

Class: Patapsco-class gasoline tanker

Complement: 131 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 1846 tons

Length: 310 feet 9 inches

Beam: 48 feet 6 inches

Draft: 15 feet 8 in

Final Disposition: Disposed of by scrapping26 June 1969