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ARS-4 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
AUG1918-Keel Date: 5 AUG 1918
at Baltimore Dry Dock and Shipbuilding Company Baltimore MA
JUN1919-Launch Date: 7 JUN 1919
OCT1919-Commissioned: 17 OCT 1919

ARS-4 General Specifications

Class: Lapwing-class minesweeper

Complement: 72 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 950 tons

Length: 187 feet 10 inches

Beam: 35 feet 6 inches

Draft: 9 feet 9 in

Final Disposition: Lost to underwater mine explosion off Bizerte Tunisia 29