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AOG-39 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
AUG1944-Keel Date: 2 AUG 1944
at East Coast Shipyard Inc. Bayonne NJ
SEP1944-Launch Date: 24 SEP 1944
NOV1944-Commissioned: 6 NOV 1944
APR1946-Decommissioned: 16 APR 1946

AOG-39 General Specifications

Class: Mettawee-class gasoline tanker

Complement: 62 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 846 tons

Length: 220 feet 6 inches

Beam: 37 feet

Draft: 13 feet 1 in

Final Disposition: Transferred to Maritime Commission 9 September 1946