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U.S.S. OMAHA

(CL-4)

THE GALLOPING GHOST
OF THE EAST COAST

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CL-4 Deployments - Major Events

Add a CL-4 Shellback Initiation Add a CL-4 Deployment - Major Event
Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
DEC 1918 - Keel Date: 6 DEC 1918
at Todd Pacific Shipyards Seattle WA
DEC 1920 - Launch Date: 14 DEC 1920
FEB 1923 - Commissioned: 24 FEB 1923
JUL 1941 - Shellback Initiation - 23 JUL 1941 - Atlantic Ocean
DEC 1941 - DEC 1941 Caribbean
DEC 1941 - JAN 1942 Guantanamo Bay
NOV 1945 - Decommissioned: 1 NOV 1945

CL-4 General Specifications

Class: Omaha-class light cruiser

Named for: Omaha

Complement: 458 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 7050 tons

Length: 556 feet 6 inches

Beam: 55 feet 4 inches

Flank Speed: 34 Knots

Final Disposition: Scrapped in February 1946