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U.S.S. CONSTANT

(MSO-427)

WHERE THE FLEET GOES
WE HAVE BEEN.

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USS CONSTANT (MSO-427) - an Aggressive-class minesweeper

In Commission 1954 to 1992

MSO-427 Deployments - Major Events

Add a MSO-427 Shellback Initiation Add a MSO-427 Deployment - Major Event
Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
AUG 1951 - Keel Date: 16 AUG 1951
at Fulton Shipyard Antioch CA
FEB 1953 - Launch Date: 14 FEB 1953
SEP 1954 - Commissioned: 8 SEP 1954
JAN 1960 - SEP 1960 West Pac
JAN 1965 - AUG 1967 West Pac
MAY 1967 - FEB 1968 RIMPAC
MAY 1967 - FEB 1968 mindiv 92
JUL 1967 - FEB 1968 RIMPAC
SEP 1968 - MAY 1969 West Pac-Viet Nam
MAY 1970 - MAY 1972 West Pac-Viet Nam
SEP 1992 - Decommissioned: 30 SEP 1992

MSO-427 General Specifications

Class: Aggressive class minesweeper

Complement: 6 Officers and 74 Enlisted

Displacement: 775 tons

Length: 172 feet

Beam: 36 feet

Draft: 10 feet

Final Disposition: Scrapped 1 April 2001