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U.S.S. JUPITER

(AVS-8)

BACA HACHI

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AVS-8 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
AUG1942-Commissioned: 22 AUG 1942
MAY1947-Decommissioned: 23 MAY 1947
OCT1950-OCT1950Recommisioned
JAN1957-JAN1959Middle Pacific
JUL1957-JAN1959Middle Pacific
JAN1961-DEC1964West Pac-Viet Nam
DEC1961-OCT1964West Pac-Viet Nam
DEC1961-OCT1963West Pac
NOV1962-APR1964personal diaries
OCT1963-OCT1963Crossed the Equator 00-00 105-00 E
OCT1963-Shellback Initiation - 25 OCT 1963 - Pacific Ocean
OCT1963-DEC1964West Pac-Viet Nam
OCT1963- Shellback Initiation - 25 OCT 1963 - Pacific Ocean

AVS-8 General Specifications

Displacement: 7293 tons

Length: 459 feet 2 inches

Beam: 63 feet

Draft: 25 feet 10 in

Flank Speed: 15 Knots

Final Disposition: Sold for scrapping in March 1971