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LST-1038 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
OCT1944-Keel Date: 29 OCT 1944
at Dravo Corporation Neville Island Pittsburgh PA
JAN1945-Launch Date: 6 JAN 1945
FEB1945-Commissioned: 5 FEB 1945

LST-1038 General Specifications

Class: LST-542-class tank landing ship

Complement: 9 Officers and 89-100 Enlisted

Displacement: 1625 tons

Length: 328 feet

Beam: 50 feet

Draft: Loaded - 8' FWD - 14' AFT

Final Disposition: Unknown