U.S.S. NEREUS

(AS-17)

CAN DO

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AS-17 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
NOV 1941 - NOV 1969 Mazatlan Mex.
OCT 1943 - Keel Date: 12 OCT 1943
at Mare Island Naval Shipyard Vallejo CA
FEB 1945 - Launch Date: 12 FEB 1945
OCT 1945 - Commissioned: 27 OCT 1945
DEC 1945 - MAR 1946 Dismantle Japanese Submarines
MAR 1946 - Shellback Initiation - 25 MAR 1946 - Pacific Ocean
JUL 1947 - SEP 1947 Blue Nose - Arctic Circle
APR 1955 - MAY 1955 French Friget Shools
JUN 1961 - OCT 1961 Cuban Missle Blockade
JUN 1961 - JUN 1961 Hawaii Visit
JUN 1961 - JUN 1961 Panama Canal
SEP 1962 - SEP 1962 SEATTLE WORLD FAIR
JUN 1963 - SEP 1963 Regular Overhaul
JUN 1963 - SEP 1963 Dry Dock
DEC 1963 - Shellback Initiation - 16 DEC 1963 - Pacific Ocean
SEP 1964 - SEP 1964 Pearl Harbor Hawaii (Subrock delivery)
FEB 1965 - FEB 1965 Acapulco Mexico (R & R)
JUN 1966 - JUL 1966 Peral Harbor - Change of Command
APR 1967 - MAY 1967 trip to Acapoco mexico
MAY 1967 - JUN 1967 Ballast Point, San Diego - Filming of Ice Station Zebra
JAN 1968 - APR 1971 West Pac-Viet Nam
FEB 1968 - MAR 1968 FRAM Conversion - Dry Dock - Bremerton, Washington
NOV 1968 - NOV 1968 Mazatlan Mex.
JAN 1971 - AUG 1971 Panama Canal
JUN 1971 - AUG 1971 Panama Canal
JUN 1971 - JUN 1971 Portland Rose Festival
JUL 1971 - OCT 1971 Decommisioning

AS-17 General Specifications

Class: Fulton-class submarine tender

Named for: Nereus

Complement: 1217 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 9250 tons

Length: 529 feet 6 inches

Beam: 73 feet 4 inches

Flank Speed: 15 knots

Final Disposition: Awaiting sale for scrapping