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U.S.S. MARBLEHEAD

(CL-12)

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CL-12 Deployments - Major Events

Add a CL-12 Shellback Initiation Add a CL-12 Deployment - Major Event
Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
AUG 1920 - Keel Date: 4 AUG 1920
at William Cramp and Sons Philadelphia
OCT 1923 - Launch Date: 9 OCT 1923
SEP 1924 - Commissioned: 8 SEP 1924
JUN 1941 - DEC 1941 deployment
JUN 1941 - DEC 1941 Regular Overhaul
DEC 1941 - Shellback Initiation - 8 DEC 1941 - Pacific Ocean
JAN 1942 - JAN 1944 North Atlantic-Med-Indian Ocean
MAY 1944 - AUG 1947 Mediterranean-West Africa
NOV 1945 - Decommissioned: 1 NOV 1945

CL-12 General Specifications

Class: Omaha-class cruiser

Complement: 458 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 7050 tons

Length: 555 feet 6 inches

Beam: 55 feet 4 inches

Draft: 13 feet 6 in

Final Disposition: Scrapped in 1946