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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
JUL 1963 - Keel Date: 29 JUL 1963
at Bath Iron Works Bath ME
APR 1965 - Launch Date: 17 APR 1965
NOV 1965 - Commissioned: 13 NOV 1965
JUL 1970 - OCT 1970 Mediterranean
MAR 1978 - SEP 1978 Mediterranean-Indian Ocean-Persian Gulf
JUL 1978 - Shellback Initiation - 11 JUL 1978 - Indian Ocean
SEP 1979 - APR 1980 Mediterranean-Indian Ocean-Persian Gulf
NOV 1979 - Shellback Initiation - 9 NOV 1979 - Indian Ocean
JAN 1981 - JUN 1983 Mediterranean-Lebanon
JUN 1986 - SEP 1986 Great Lakes
MAY 1987 - AUG 1987 North Atlantic
SEP 1988 - OCT 1989 Regular Overhaul - Boston
JUN 1990 - 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