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U.S.S. WHIDBEY ISLAND

(LSD-41)

FIRST IN HER CLASS FIRST ALWAYS

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USS WHIDBEY ISLAND (LSD-41) - a Whidbey�Island-class dock landing ship

In Commission 1985 to Present

LSD-41 Deployments - Major Events

Add a LSD-41 Shellback Initiation Add a LSD-41 Deployment - Major Event
Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
AUG1981-Keel Date: 4 AUG 1981
JUN1983-Launch Date: 10 JUN 1983
FEB1985-Commissioned: 9 FEB 1985
AUG1986-OCT1986Blue Nose - Arctic Circle
FEB1987-AUG1987Mediterranean
DEC1988-JUN1989Mediterranean
SEP1989-OCT1989Caribbean
AUG1990-MAR1991Mediterranean-West Africa
DEC1990- Shellback Initiation - 8 DEC 1990 - Atlantic Ocean
DEC1990-Shellback Initiation - 3 DEC 1990 - Atlantic Ocean
JUN1991-DEC1991Mediterranean-West Africa
DEC1991-JUN1992Mediterranean
JAN1993-JAN1993UNITAS
MAY1993-DEC1993UNITAS
JUL1995-FEB1996Mediterranean
JUL1996-AUG1996Caribbean
FEB2004-AUG2004Mediterranean
JUN2006-NOV2006Mediterranean-Lebanon
JAN2008-Shellback Initiation - 13 JAN 2008 - Indian Ocean

LSD-41 General Specifications

Named for: Whidbey Island

Complement: 22 Officers and 391 Enlisted

Displacement: 11471 tons

Length: 610 feet

Beam: 84 feet

Draft: 21 feet