U.S.S. DODGE COUNTY

(LST-722)

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LST-722 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
JUL 1944 - Keel Date: 15 JUL 1944
at Jeffersonville Boat & Machine Co. Jeffersonville IN
AUG 1944 - Launch Date: 21 AUG 1944
SEP 1944 - Commissioned: 13 SEP 1944
SEP 1944 - OCT 1947 Middle Pacific
FEB 1945 - FEB 1945 Invasion of Pureto Princess Palawan Island Philippine Island
JAN 1956 - Decommissioned: 3 JAN 1956
OCT 1962 - OCT 1962 Cuban Missle Blockade
OCT 1964 - Shellback Initiation - 12 OCT 1964 - Pacific Ocean
OCT 1964 - Shellback Initiation - 15 OCT 1964 - Pacific Ocean
MAR 1966 - MAR 1966 North Atlantic

LST-722 General Specifications

Class: LST-542-class tank landing ship

Complement: 9 Officers and 89-100 Enlisted

Displacement: 1780 tons

Length: 328 feet

Beam: 50 feet

Draft: Loaded - 8' FWD - 14' AFT

Final Disposition: Sold to Royal Thai Navy 1 November 1975