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ARL-28 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
OCT1944-Keel Date: 17 OCT 1944
at Chicago Bridge & Iron Company
JAN1945-Commissioned: 18 JAN 1945
JAN1945-Launch Date: 5 JAN 1945

ARL-28 General Specifications

Class: Achelous class repair ship

Complement: 253 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 2220 tons

Length: 328 feet

Beam: 50 feet

Draft: 11 feet 2 in

Final Disposition: Sold to private interest 23 February 1961