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Ships
Hull No. Ship Name Laid Down Launch Comm Status
CL 55 CLEVELAND 7/1/1940 11/1/1941 6/15/1942 Sold for scrap, Feb 1960
CL 56 COLUMBIA 8/18/1940 12/17/1941 7/29/1942 Sold for scrap, Feb 1959. Scrapped at Chester PA in 1960.
CL 57 MONTPELIER 12/2/1940 2/12/1942 9/9/1942 Sold for scrap, Jan 1960
CL 58 DENVER 12/26/1940 4/4/1942 10/15/1942 Sold for scrap, Jan 1960
CL 59 completed as CVL-22 Independence, which commissioned in January 1943
CL 60 SANTA FE 6/7/1941 6/10/1942 11/24/1942 Sold for scrap, Nov 1959
CL 61 completed as CVL-23 Princeton , which commissioned in February 1943
CL 62 BIRMINGHAM 2/17/1941 3/20/1942 1/29/1943 Sold for scrap, Nov 1959
CL 63 MOBILE 4/14/1941 5/15/1942 3/24/1943 Sold for scrap, Dec 1959.
CL 64 VINCENNES 3/7/1942 10/16/1942 7/17/1943 Sunk as a missile target off Southern California, 28 Oct 1969.
CL 65 PASADENA 2/6/1943 12/28/1943 6/8/1944 Sold for scrap, July 1972.
CL 66 SPRINGFIELD 2/13/1943 3/9/1944 9/9/1944 Converted to missile cruiser CLG-7, May 1957 - July 1960. Sold for scrap, Mar 1980.
CL 67 TOPEKA 4/21/1943 8/19/1944 12/23/1944 Converted to missile cruiser CLG-8, Apr 1957 - Mar 1960. Sold for scrap, Mar 1975.
CA-68 through CA-75 Baltimore-class heavy cruisers
CL 76 completed as aircraft carrier
CL 77 completed as aircraft carrier
CL 78 completed as aircraft carrier
CL 79 completed as aircraft carrier
CL 80 BILOXI 7/9/1941 2/23/1943 8/31/1943 Scrapped at Portland OR in 1962.
CL 81 HOUSTON 8/4/1941 6/19/1943 12/20/1943 Stricken 1 March 1959 and scrapped at Baltimore in 1960.
CL 82 PROVIDENCE 7/27/1943 12/28/1944 5/15/1945 Converted to missile cruiser CLG-6, June 1957 - Sep 1959. Sold for scrap, July 1980.
CL 83 MANCHESTER 9/25/1944 3/5/1946 10/29/1946 Sold for scrap, Oct 1960.
CL 84 BUFFALO       Cancelled, 16 Dec 1940 to allow Federal SB to concentrate on building destroyers.
CL 85 completed as aircraft carrier
CL 86 VICKSBURG 10/26/1942 12/14/1943 6/12/1944 Sold for scrap, Aug 1964.
CL 87 DULUTH 11/9/1942 1/13/1944 9/18/1944 Sold for scrap, Nov 1960.
CL 88 NEWARK       Cancelled, 16 Dec 1940 to allow Federal SB to concentrate on building destroyers.
CL 89 MIAMI 8/2/1941 12/8/1942 12/28/1943 Sold for scrap, July 1962.
CL 90 ASTORIA 9/6/1941 3/6/1943 5/17/1944 Sold for scrap, Jan 1971.
CL 91 OKLAHOMA CITY 12/8/1942 2/20/1944 12/22/1944 Converted to missile cruiser CLG-5, Mar 1957 - Aug 1960. Decommissioning date unknown; late 1979. Stricken 15 Dec 1979. Sunk as target 23 Mar 1999.
CL 92 LITTLE ROCK 3/6/1943 8/27/1944 6/17/1945 Converted to guided missile cruiser (CLG-4), May 1957 - May 1960. Unknown decommissioning date. Stricken 22 Nov 1976. Opened to the public as a memorial in Buffalo NY on 30 June 1979.
CL 93 GALVESTON 8/27/1943 4/22/1945 5/28/1958 Construction suspended when nearly complete, 24 June 1946, and assigned to Atlantic Reserve Fleet at Philadelphia. Converted to missile cruiser (CLG-3), 1956-58. Decommissioned 25 May 1970, stricken 21 Dec 1973 and scrapped.
CL 94 YOUNGSTOWN 9/4/1944     Cancelled, 12 Aug 1945 when 54.1% complete. Scrapped on the ways after Jan 1946.
CL-95 through CL-100 Oakland -class light cruisers
CL 101 AMSTERDAM 3/3/1943 4/25/1944 1/8/1945 Sold for scrap, Feb 1972.
CL 102 PORTSMOUTH 6/28/1943 9/20/1944 6/25/1945 Sold for scrap, Mar 1974.
CL 103 WILKES-BARRE 12/14/1942 12/24/1943 7/1/1944 Sunk in underwater explosive tests off the Florida Keys, 12 May 1972. Serves as an artificial reef.
CL 104 ATLANTA 1/25/1943 2/6/1944 12/3/1944 Converted to a target test ship for high energy air explosions, May 1964. Laid up at Stockton CA in late 1965. Sunk during an explosive test off San Clemente Island CA, 1 October 1970.
CL 105 DAYTON 3/8/1943 3/19/1944 1/7/1945 Sold for scrap, Apr 1962. Scrapped at Baltimore.



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