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U.S.S. AUGUSTA

(CA-31)


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CA-31 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
JUL1928-Keel Date: 2 JUL 1928
at Newport News Shipbuilding & Drydock Co. Newport News VA
FEB1930-Launch Date: 1 FEB 1930
JAN1931-Commissioned: 30 JAN 1931
JAN1944-JAN1945North Atlantic
JUL1946-Decommissioned: 16 JUL 1946

CA-31 General Specifications

Class: Northampton-class heavy cruiser

Named for: Georgia

Complement: 735 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 9050 tons

Length: 600 feet 3 inches

Beam: 66 feet 1 inches

Flank Speed: 32 Knots

Final Disposition: Scrapped in 1960