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U.S.S. PROSERPINE

(ARL-21)

DIFFICULT DONE IMMEDIATELY
IMPOSSIBLE TAKES A LITTLE LONGER.

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ARL-21 Deployments - Major Events

Add a ARL-21 Shellback Initiation Add a ARL-21 Deployment - Major Event
Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
OCT 1944 - Keel Date: 2 OCT 1944
at Chicago Bridge & Iron Company
DEC 1944 - Launch Date: 28 DEC 1944
MAY 1945 - Commissioned: 31 MAY 1945
MAY 1951 - AUG 1951 Little Creek Naval Station VA
MAY 1956 - Decommissioned: 24 MAY 1956

ARL-21 General Specifications

Class: Achelous class repair ship

Complement: 253 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 2220 tons

Length: 328 feet

Beam: 50 feet

Draft: 11 feet 2 in

Final Disposition: Sold 26 September 1960