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U.S.S. GLOVER

(FF-1098)

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USS GLOVER (FF-1098) - a Garcia-class frigate

In Commission 1965 to 1990

FF-1098 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
JUL1963-Keel Date: 29 JUL 1963
at Bath Iron Works Bath ME
APR1965-Launch Date: 17 APR 1965
NOV1965-Commissioned: 13 NOV 1965
JUL1970-OCT1970Mediterranean
MAR1978-SEP1978Mediterranean-Indian Ocean-Persian Gulf
JUL1978-Shellback Initiation - 11 JUL 1978 - Indian Ocean
JAN1979-MAY1980Mediterranean-Indian Ocean-Persian Gulf
SEP1979-APR1980Mediterranean-Indian Ocean-Persian Gulf
SEP1979-APR1980Mediterranean-Indian Ocean-Persian Gulf
NOV1979-Shellback Initiation - 9 NOV 1979 - Indian Ocean
JAN1981-JUN1983Mediterranean-Lebanon
JAN1986-DEC1986Great Lakes
JUN1986-SEP1986Great Lakes
MAY1987-AUG1987North Atlantic
SEP1988-OCT1989Regular Overhaul - Boston
JUN1990-Decommissioned: 15 JUN 1990

FF-1098 General Specifications

Class: Garcia-class frigate

Named for: John Glover

Complement: 239 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 3426 tons

Length: 414 feet 6 inches

Beam: 44 feet 1 inches

Flank Speed: 27 Knots

Final Disposition: Sold for scrap 15 April 1994