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USS VALLEY FORGE

(LPH-8)

FIRST IN PEACE - FIRST IN WAR

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LPH-8 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
JAN 1962 - JAN 1962 Panama Canal
MAR 1962 - Shellback Initiation - 23 MAR 1962 - Pacific Ocean
APR 1962 - APR 1962 Dependents Cruise
APR 1962 - DEC 1962 West Pac
JUL 1963 - SEP 1963 Dry Dock
JAN 1964 - SEP 1964 West Pac-Viet Nam
JUL 1964 - SEP 1964 West Pac-Viet Nam
MAR 1965 - JUN 1965 West Pac-Viet Nam
MAY 1965 - OCT 1965 West Pac-Viet Nam
SEP 1965 - JAN 1966 West Pac-Viet Nam
JAN 1966 - JUN 1968 West Pac-Viet Nam
JAN 1966 - JAN 1968 West Pac-Viet Nam
JAN 1966 - JUL 1966 West Pac-Viet Nam
SEP 1966 - NOV 1966 West Pac-Viet Nam
NOV 1967 - AUG 1968 West Pac-Viet Nam
MAY 1968 - JUL 1968 West Pac-Viet Nam
NOV 1968 - Shellback Initiation - 1 NOV 1968 - Pacific Ocean
JAN 1969 - SEP 1969 West Pac-Viet Nam
JAN 1969 - DEC 1969 West Pac-Viet Nam
JAN 1969 - SEP 1969 Decommisioning
MAR 1969 - MAY 1969 West Pac-Viet Nam
OCT 1969 - JAN 1970 Decommisioning

LPH-8 General Specifications