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LIBERTY (AG 168)
OFFSHORE PETROLEUM DISTRIBUTION SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: AG 167 UIC:
Status: Disposed of by MARAD sale Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 04/01/1964 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Oregon Shipbuilding Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: Commission Date: 12/01/1964
Keel Date: 02/23/1945 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: Decommission Date: 06/01/1968
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) Years from Commission
to Decommission:
4.0
Delivery Date: 05/04/1945 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 18.9 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 06/01/1970
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 455 ft Waterline Length:
Extreme Beam: 60 ft Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: 23 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: Full Displacement:
Dead Weight:
Hull Material:
No. of Propellers:
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: none
Accommodations: Officers:
Enlisted:
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian:
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments: LIBERTY (AG 168) WAS RECLASSED TO A "TECHNICAL RESEARCH SHIP (AGTR 5)" ON 01 APR 64. COMMISSIONED USS LIBERTY (AGTR 5) ON 01 APR 64. DECOMMISSIONED AND STRUCK FROM THE NVR ON 28 JUN 68. TRANSFERRED TO MARAD DEC 70. SOLD FOR SCRAPPING 73.
Last Updated: 08/16/2016
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