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U.S.S. GYPSY

(ARSD-1)

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ARSD-1 Deployments - Major Events

Add a ARSD-1 Shellback Initiation Add a ARSD-1 Deployment - Major Event
Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
AUG 1945 - Keel Date: 25 AUG 1945
at Brown Shipbuilding Houston Texas
DEC 1945 - Launch Date: 7 DEC 1945
MAR 1946 - Commissioned: 18 MAR 1946
JAN 1948 - Decommissioned: 21 JAN 1948

ARSD-1 General Specifications

Class: Gypsy-class salvage lifting vessel

Complement: 65 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 816 tons

Length: 224 feet 9 inches

Beam: 34 feet 10 inches

Draft: 8 feet 4 in

Range: 4 900 Nautical Miles

Final Disposition: Sold for scrapping 1 January 1974