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CL-65 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
FEB1943-Keel Date: 6 FEB 1943
at Bethlehem Steel Corporations Fore River Shipyard MA
AUG1943-SEP1945Middle Pacific
DEC1943-Launch Date: 28 DEC 1943
JUN1944-Commissioned: 8 JUN 1944
JAN1950-Decommissioned: 12 JAN 1950

CL-65 General Specifications

Class: Cleveland-class light cruiser

Complement: 1319 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 10000 tons

Length: 610 feet 1 inches

Beam: 66 feet 3 inches

Draft: 24 feet 10 in

Final Disposition: Scrapped in 1970