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CA-44 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
JAN1934-Keel Date: 2 JAN 1934
MAY1936-Launch Date: 21 MAY 1936
FEB1937-Commissioned: 24 FEB 1937
JUN1941-DEC1944Middle Pacific

CA-44 General Specifications

Class: New Orleans-class cruiser

Complement: 952 officers and enlisted

Displacement: 9400 tons

Length: 588 feet

Beam: 61 feet 10 inches

Draft: 18 feet 8 in

Final Disposition: Sunk Battle of Savo Island 9 August 1942