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U.S.S. GENESEE

(AOG-8)

READY-AYE

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AOG-8 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
SEP 1943 - Launch Date: 23 SEP 1943
MAY 1944 - Commissioned: 28 MAY 1944
DEC 1949 - Decommissioned: 14 DEC 1949
OCT 1952 - OCT 1952 Inchon Landing
FEB 1957 - Shellback Initiation - 18 FEB 1957 - Pacific Ocean
JAN 1960 - JAN 1968 West Pac-Viet Nam
JAN 1961 - JUL 1963 West Pac
JAN 1968 - SEP 1968 West Pac-Viet Nam
DEC 1968 - MAY 1969 West Pac-Viet Nam
MAR 1969 - DEC 1969 West Pac-Viet Nam

AOG-8 General Specifications

Complement: 131 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 1850 tons

Length: 310 feet 9 inches

Beam: 48 feet 6 inches

Draft: 15 feet 8 in

Flank Speed: 15 Knots