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U.S.S. COMSTOCK

(LSD-19)

YOU CALL - WE HAUL

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LSD-19 Deployments - Major Events

Add a LSD-19 Shellback Initiation Add a LSD-19 Deployment - Major Event
Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
JAN 1945 Keel Date: 3 JAN 1945
APR 1945 Launch Date: 28 APR 1945
JUL 1945 Commissioned: 2 JUL 1945
JUN 1950 - JUN 1951 Inchon Landing - kOREAN oPERATIONS
DEC 1952 - JAN 1953 Operation ivy
MAY 1955 - MAY 1955 Operation Wigwam - Underwater atomic test
DEC 1957 - MAY 1958 Operation Hardtack
FEB 1958 - Shellback Initiation - 11 FEB 1958 - Pacific Ocean
MAY 1958 - Shellback Initiation - 5 MAY 1958 - Pacific Ocean
OCT 1961 - MAY 1962 West Pac
APR 1965 - MAY 1965 West Pac-Viet Nam
AUG 1965 - SEP 1965 West Pac-Viet Nam
MAR 1966 - Shellback Initiation - 18 MAR 1966 - Pacific Ocean
MAR 1966 - Shellback Initiation - 18 MAR 1966 - Pacific Ocean
MAR 1966 - APR 1967 West Pac-Viet Nam
JAN 1967 - DEC 1969 West Pac
JAN 1967 - JAN 1968 West Pac
JAN 1967 - JAN 1969 West Pac-Viet Nam
JAN 2008 - SEP 2008 RIMPAC

LSD-19 General Specifications

Class: Casa Grande-class dock landing ship

Complement: 17 Officers and 237 Enlisted

Displacement: 7930 tons

Length: 457 feet 9 inches

Beam: 72 feet 2 inches

Draft: 8 feet 2 in

Range: 8 000 Nautical Miles

Final Disposition: Sold to Taiwan 17 October 1984