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AH-7 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
AUG1943-Launch Date: 30 AUG 1943
AUG1944-Commissioned: 15 AUG 1944
MAY1946-Decommissioned: 9 MAY 1946
JUN1965-MAY1966HOPE was put in service, Mid '60's, deployed to SA for Aid serv.

AH-7 General Specifications

Class: Comfort-class hospital ship

Complement: 516 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 6000 tons

Length: 419 feet 9 inches

Beam: 60 feet

Draft: 24 feet 3 in

Final Disposition: Sold for Scrap