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U.S.S. JUPITER

(AVS-8)

BACA HACHI

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AVS-8 Deployments - Major Events

Add a AVS-8 Shellback Initiation Add a AVS-8 Deployment - Major Event
Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
AUG 1942 - Commissioned: 22 AUG 1942
MAY 1947 - Decommissioned: 23 MAY 1947
OCT 1950 - OCT 1950 Recommisioned
JAN 1957 - JAN 1959 Middle Pacific
JUL 1957 - JAN 1959 Middle Pacific
JAN 1961 - DEC 1964 West Pac-Viet Nam
DEC 1961 - OCT 1964 West Pac-Viet Nam
DEC 1961 - OCT 1963 West Pac
NOV 1962 - APR 1964 personal diaries
OCT 1963 - OCT 1963 Crossed the Equator 00-00 105-00 E
OCT 1963 - Shellback Initiation - 25 OCT 1963 - Pacific Ocean
OCT 1963 - DEC 1964 West Pac-Viet Nam

AVS-8 General Specifications

Displacement: 7293 tons

Length: 459 feet 2 inches

Beam: 63 feet

Draft: 25 feet 10 in

Flank Speed: 15 Knots

Final Disposition: Sold for scrapping in March 1971