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AOG-59 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
NOV1944-Keel Date: 11 NOV 1944
at Cargill Inc. Savage Minnesota
JUN1945-Launch Date: 15 JUN 1945

AOG-59 General Specifications

Class: Patapsco-class gasoline tanker

Displacement: 1846 tons

Length: 310 feet 9 inches

Beam: 48 feet 6 inches

Draft: 15 feet 8 in

Flank Speed: 14 knots