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U.S.S. BOLD

(MSO-424)

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USS BOLD (MSO-424) - an Aggressive-class minesweeper

In Commission 1953 to 1971

MSO-424 Deployments - Major Events

Add a MSO-424 Shellback Initiation Add a MSO-424 Deployment - Major Event
Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
DEC 1951 - Keel Date: 12 DEC 1951
at Norfolk Naval Shipyard Norfolk Virginia
MAR 1953 - Launch Date: 14 MAR 1953
SEP 1953 - Commissioned: 25 SEP 1953
MAY 1955 - OCT 1955 Mediterranean
SEP 1959 - MAR 1960 Mediterranean-Indian Ocean
JAN 1967 - NOV 1968 Mediterranean
APR 1967 - SEP 1967 Mediterranean
JUL 1971 - Decommissioned: 2 JUL 1971

MSO-424 General Specifications

Class: Aggressive class minesweeper

Complement: 70 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 775 tons

Length: 172 feet

Beam: 36 feet

Draft: 10 feet

Final Disposition: Sold June of 1981