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CAVALLA (AGSS 244)
(ex - SS 244)
AUXILIARY RESEARCH SUBMARINE
VESSEL STATUS
Class: AGSS 212 UIC: 05244
Status: Donated as a Museum and Memorial Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 09/15/1970 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: General Dynamics Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 09/09/1940 Commission Date: 02/29/1944
Keel Date: 03/04/1943 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 11/14/1943 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 26.8 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 12/30/1969
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 307 ft Waterline Length: 306 ft
Extreme Beam: 27 ft Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: 17 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: Full Displacement: 1820 tons
Dead Weight:
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 2
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: none
Accommodations: Officers: 10
Enlisted: 68
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian:
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments: CAVALLA IS LOCATED AT THE SEAWOLF PARK BOARD, PELICAN ISLAND, GALVESTON, TX.
Last Updated: 02/25/2003
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