CAG-1 USS Boston

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1943 to 1946 - Baltimore class CA-69 USS Boston    



1955 to 1970    


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See Also: C Baltimore class CA-69


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History of US Baltimore class CA-69 USS Boston

1941-jun-30Laid downas Baltimore class
1942-aug-26Launched
1943-jun-30Commissioned
1946-mar-12Decommissionedto reserve
1952-jan-4Fate: transferedreclassified as CAG-1

History of US CAG-1 USS Boston

1952-febRefitas Boston class
1955-nov-1Commissioned
1957-jun-8Port VisitLynnhaven Roads International Fleet Review, Virginia 1957 in Virginia for International Naval Review
1970-may-5Decommissioned
1974-jan-4Struck
1975-mar-28Fate: scrapped

Specifications

   

    from Boston class
1142crew
13600full load (tn)
205length (m)
21beam (m)
8draught (m)
33max speed (knots)
4Naval Engine boilers
4Naval Engine steam turbines
2Missile Launcher Mk 10 Terrier
2Naval Gun Mark 15 8 inch (triple 203mm)
5Naval Gun Mark 28 5/38 inch (twin 127mm)

Aircraft

   

    Typical Max
No Landing platform




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