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U.S.S. FLINT

(CL-97)

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CL-97 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
AUG 1941 - Keel Date: 1 AUG 1941
at Bethlehem Steel Company
JAN 1942 - JAN 1943 Middle Pacific
JAN 1944 - Launch Date: 25 JAN 1944
AUG 1944 - Commissioned: 31 AUG 1944
JAN 1945 - SEP 1945 Middle Pacific
JAN 1946 - SEP 1947 Middle Pacific
MAY 1947 - Decommissioned: 6 MAY 1947

CL-97 General Specifications

Class: Atlanta-class cruiser

Complement: 623 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 6000 tons

Length: 541 feet 6 inches

Beam: 53 feet 2 inches

Draft: 16 feet 4 in

Final Disposition: Scrapped in October 1966