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U.S.S. WAYNE

(APA-54)

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APA-54 Deployments - Major Events

Add a APA-54 Shellback Initiation Add a APA-54 Deployment - Major Event
Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
APR 1942 - Keel Date: 20 APR 1942
at Gulf Shipbuilding
DEC 1942 - Launch Date: 6 DEC 1942
AUG 1943 - Commissioned: 27 AUG 1943
MAR 1946 - Decommissioned: 16 MAR 1946

APA-54 General Specifications

Class: Sumter-class attack transport

Named for: Counties in 16 US States

Complement: 57 Officers and 478 Enlisted

Displacement: 13910 tons

Length: 468 feet 8 inches

Beam: 63 feet

Flank Speed: 16 Knots

Final Disposition: Scrapped May 1977