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U.S.S. NEW ORLEANS

(CA-32)

THE NO BOAT

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CA-32 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
MAR1931-Keel Date: 14 MAR 1931
APR1933-Launch Date: 12 APR 1933
FEB1934-Commissioned: 15 FEB 1934
MAY1941-MAY1941Crossed Equator Pacific May 20 1936
FEB1942-Shellback Initiation - 21 FEB 1942 - Pacific Ocean
APR1942-APR1946Middle Pacific
FEB1943-Shellback Initiation - 11 FEB 1943 - Pacific Ocean
AUG1944-Shellback Initiation - 25 AUG 1944 - Pacific Ocean
FEB1947-Decommissioned: 10 FEB 1947

CA-32 General Specifications

Class: New Orleans-class heavy cruiser

Complement: 876 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 9950 tons

Length: 574 feet

Beam: 61 feet 9 inches

Draft: 19 feet 5 in

Final Disposition: Scrapped in 1961