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U.S.S. TEAL

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AVP-5 Deployments - Major Events

Add a AVP-5 Shellback Initiation Add a AVP-5 Deployment - Major Event
Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
OCT 1917 - Keel Date: 8 OCT 1917
at Sun Shipbuilding & Dry Dock Chester PA
MAY 1918 - Launch Date: 25 MAY 1918
AUG 1918 - Commissioned: 20 AUG 1918
FEB 1942 - JAN 1945 Alaska
NOV 1945 - Decommissioned: 23 NOV 1945

AVP-5 General Specifications

Class: Lapwing-class minesweeper

Complement: 85 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 840 tons

Length: 187 feet 10 inches

Beam: 35 feet 6 inches

Draft: 10 feet 3 in

Final Disposition: Sold 19 January 1948