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U.S.S. NEW ORLEANS

(CA-32)

THE NO BOAT

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CA-32 Deployments - Major Events

Add a CA-32 Shellback Initiation Add a CA-32 Deployment - Major Event
Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
MAR 1931 - Keel Date: 14 MAR 1931
APR 1933 - Launch Date: 12 APR 1933
FEB 1934 - Commissioned: 15 FEB 1934
MAY 1941 - MAY 1941 Crossed Equator Pacific May 20 1936
FEB 1942 - Shellback Initiation - 21 FEB 1942 - Pacific Ocean
APR 1942 - APR 1946 Middle Pacific
FEB 1943 - Shellback Initiation - 11 FEB 1943 - Pacific Ocean
AUG 1944 - Shellback Initiation - 25 AUG 1944 - Pacific Ocean
FEB 1947 - Decommissioned: 10 FEB 1947

CA-32 General Specifications

Class: New Orleans-class heavy cruiser

Complement: 876 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 9950 tons

Length: 574 feet

Beam: 61 feet 9 inches

Draft: 19 feet 5 in

Final Disposition: Scrapped in 1961