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ARG-9 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
APR1944-Keel Date: 10 APR 1944
MAY1944-Launch Date: 11 MAY 1944
OCT1944-Commissioned: 17 OCT 1944

ARG-9 General Specifications

Class: Luzon-class internal combustion engine repair ship

Complement: 574 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 5159 tons

Length: 442 feet

Beam: 57 feet

Draft: 23 feet

Final Disposition: Scuttled as an artificial reef off Wachapreague Virginia