Cruisers (C, CA, CB, CC, CD, CL, CG, CGN)

Most recent update: April 29, 2015.


 

Type # Name Shipbuilder Hull # LDT Contract Award Keel Laid Launched Delivered CA to D KL to L L to D KL to D Disposition
    Atlanta Roach & Son   3,189       1886         Sold 1912
    Boston Roach & Son   3,189       1887         Sunk as target 1946
    Chicago Roach & Son   4,500       1889         Sold 1936
    Vesuvius Cramp SB   930       1889         Scrapped 1922
    Don Juan de Austria Cartagena NSY   1,015       1887         Acquired 1898, sold 1919
    Isla de Cuba Armstrong SB   1,125       1886         Acquired 1898, to Venezuela 1912 as Mariscal Sucre, scrapped 1940
    Isla de Luzon Armstrong SB   1,020       1886         Acquired 1898, sold 1920 as Reviver, scrapped 1931
C 1 Newark Cramp SB 258 4,083       2-Feb-91         Scrapped 1926
C 2 Charleston Union Iron Works 7 3,730       26-Dec-89         Wrecked in the Philippines 1899
C 3 Baltimore Cramp SB 254 4,413       7-Jan-90         Scuttled off Pearl Harbor 1944
C 4 Philadelphia Cramp SB 257 4,324       28-Jul-90         Scrapped 1927
C 5 San Francisco Union Iron Works 11 4,083       15-Nov-90         Renamed Yosemite 1931, scrapped 1939
C 6 Olympia Union Iron Works 17 5,870       20-Feb-94         Memorial in Philadelphia 1957
C 7 Cincinnati New York NSY   3,213       16-Jun-94         Scrapped 1921
C 8 Raleigh Norfolk NSY   3,213       17-Apr-94         Scrapped 1921
C 9 Montgomery Columbian IW   2,089       21-Jun-94         Sold 1919
C 10 Detroit Columbian IW   2,089       20-Jul-93         Sold 1910
C 11 Marblehead City Point Works   2,089       2-Apr-94         Sold 1921
C 12 Columbia Cramp SB 269 7,375       23-Apr-94         Scrapped 1922
C 13 Minneapolis Cramp SB 273 7,375       13-Dec-94         Scrapped 1921
C 14 Denver Neafie & Levy   3,200       17-May-04         Sold 1933
C 15 Des Moines Fore River Sbldg. 107 3,200       5-Mar-04         Scrapped 1930
C 16 Chattanooga Crescent SY   3,200       11-Oct-04         Sold 1930
C 17 Galveston Norfolk NSY   3,200       15-Feb-05         Scrapped 1933
C 18 Tacoma Union Iron Works 71 3,200       30-Jan-04         Wrecked off Vera Cruz 1924
C 19 Cleveland Bath Iron Works 35 3,200       2-Nov-03         Scrapped 1930
C 20 St. Louis Neafie & Levy   9,700       18-Aug-06         Scrapped 1930
C 21 Milwaukee Union Iron Works 80 9,700       10-Dec-06         Wrecked near Eureka 1917
C 22 Charleston Newport News 41 9,700       17-Oct-05         Scrapped 1930
CA 2 New York Cramp SB 268 8,150       1-Aug-93         Saratoga 1911, Rochester 1917, scuttled in Subic Bay 1941
CA 3 Brooklyn Cramp SB 275 9,215       1-Dec-96         Scrapped 1921
CA 4 Pennsylvania Cramp SB 317 13,680       9-Mar-05         Renamed Pittsburgh 1912, scrapped 1931
CA 5 West Virginia Newport News  38 13,680       23-Feb-05         Scrapped 1930
CA 6 California Union Iron Works 78 13,680       1-Aug-07         Renamed San Diego 1914, mined off Fire Island 1918
CA 7 Colorado Cramp SB 316 13,680       19-Jan-05         Renamed Pueblo 1917, scrapped 1931
CA 8 Maryland Newport News  39 13,680       18-Apr-05         Scrapped 1930
CA 9 South Dakota Union Iron Works 79 13,680       27-Jan-08         Renamed Huron 1920, scrapped 1930
CA 10 Tennessee Cramp SB 322 14,500       17-Jul-06         Renamed Memphis 1915, wrecked off Santo Domingo 1916
CA 11 Washington New York Ship 14 14,500       30-Jul-06         Scrapped 1946
CA 12 North Carolina Newport News  57 14,500       7-May-08         Scrapped 1931
CA 13 Montana Newport News  58 14,500       21-Jul-08         Scrapped 1935
CA 24 Pensacola New York NSY   9,100       6-Feb-30         Sunk as target 1948
CA 25 Salt Lake City New York Ship 375 9,100       9-Dec-29         Sunk as target 1948
CA 26 Northampton Fore River Sbldg. 1410 9,050       17-May-30         Sunk by Japanese ships off Guadalcanal 1942
CA 27 Chester New York Ship 380 9,200       23-Jun-30         Scrapped 1959
CA 28 Louisville Puget Sound NSY   9,050       15-Jan-31         Scrapped 1959
CA 29 Chicago Mare Island NSY   9,300       9-Mar-31         Sunk by Japanese aircraft off Rennel Island 1943
CA 30 Houston Newport News  323 9,050       17-Jun-30         Sunk by Japanese off Java 1942
CA 31 Augusta Newport News  324 9,050       30-Jan-31         Scrapped 1960
CA 32 New Orleans New York NSY   9,950       18-Apr-34         Scrapped 1959
CA 33 Portland Fore River Sbldg. 1430 9,800       23-Feb-33         Scrapped 1959
CA 34 Astoria Puget Sound NSY   9,950       1-Jun-34         Sunk by Japanese gunfire off Savo Island 1942
CA 35 Indianapolis New York Ship 399 9,950       14-Nov-32         Sunk by Japanese Navy off the Philippines 1945
CA 36 Minneapolis Philadelphia NSY   9,950       20-Jun-34         Scrapped 1959
CA 37 Tuscaloosa New York Ship 407 9,975       17-Aug-34         Scrapped 1959
CA 38 San Francisco Mare Island NSY   9,950       23-Apr-34         Scrapped 1959
CA 39 Quincy Fore River Sbldg. 1450 9,375       9-Jun-36         Sunk by Japanese ships off Savo Island 1942
CA 44 Vincennes Fore River Sbldg. 1449 9,400       24-Feb-37         Sunk by Japanese ships off Savo Island 1942
CA 45 Wichita Philadelphia NSY   10,000       16-Feb-39         Scrapped 1959
CC 1 Lexington Fore River Sbldg. 300 33,000       14-Dec-27         Suspended 1922, completed as CV 2, sunk off Bali 1942
CC 2 Constellation Newport News  215 43,500                 Cancelled 1923
CC 3 Saratoga New York Ship 199 33,000       16-Nov-27         Suspended 1922, completed as CV 3, scuttled 1948
CC 4 Ranger Newport News  216 43,500                 Cancelled 1923
CC 5 Constitution Philadelphia NSY   43,500                 Cancelled 1923
CC 6 United States Philadelphia NSY   43,500                 Cancelled 1923
CL 1 Chester Bath Iron Works 46 3,750       25-Apr-08         Scrapped 1930
CL 2 Birmingham Fore River Sbldg. 132 3,750       11-Apr-08         Scrapped 1930
CL 3 Salem Fore River Sbldg. 133 3,750       1-Aug-08         Scrapped 1930
CL 4 Omaha Todd Dry Dock 30 7,050       24-Feb-23         Scrapped 1946
CL 5 Milwaukee Todd Dry Dock 31 7,050       20-Jun-23         Sold 1949
CL 6 Cincinnati Todd Dry Dock 32 7,050       1-Jan-24         Scrapped 1946
CL 7 Raleigh Fore River Sbldg. 1382 7,050       6-Feb-24         Scrapped 1946
CL 8 Detroit Fore River Sbldg. 1383 7,050       31-Jul-23         Scrapped 1946
CL 9 Richmond Cramp SB 448 7,050       2-Jul-23         Scrapped 1947
CL 10 Concord Cramp SB 449 7,050       3-Nov-23         Scrapped 1947
CL 11 Trenton Cramp SB 501 7,050       19-Apr-24         Scrapped 1947
CL 12 Marblehead Cramp SB 502 7,050       8-Sep-24         Scrapped 1947
CL 13 Memphis Cramp SB 503 7,050       4-Feb-25         Scrapped 1947
CL 40 Brooklyn New York NSY   9,700       18-Jul-38         To Chile 1951 as O'Higgins (C 02), foundered 1992
CL 41 Philadelphia Philadelphia NSY   9,700       27-Aug-38         To Brazil 1951 as Barroso (C 11), scrapped 1974
CL 42 Savannah New York Ship 412 9,475       10-Mar-38         Scrapped 1960
CL 43 Nashville New York Ship 413 9,475       6-Jun-38         To Chile 1951 as Capitan Prat (C 3), scrapped 1985
CL 46 Phoenix New York Ship 416 9,575       3-Oct-38         To Argentina 1951 as 17 de Octobre (C 4), later Gen. Belgrano, sunk 1982
CL 47 Boise Newport News  361 9,700       12-Aug-38         Scrapped 1983
CL 48 Honolulu New York NSY   9,650       7-Sep-38         Scrapped 1959
CL 49 St. Louis Newport News  362 10,000       19-May-39         To Brazil 1951 as Tamandere (C 12), foundered 1980 off South Africa
CL 50 Helena New York NSY   10,000       18-Sep-39         Sunk by Japanese gunfire in the Solomon Islands 1943
CB 1 Alaska New York Ship 435     16-Dec-41 15-Aug-43 17-Jun-44   607 307 914 Scrapped 1961
CB 2 Guam New York Ship 436     2-Feb-42 21-Nov-43 17-Sep-44   657 301 958 Scrapped 1961
CB 3 Hawaii New York Ship 437     20-Dec-43 11-Mar-45     447     Never completed, scrapped 1959
CB 4 Philippines New York Ship 438     20-May-42             Cancelled 1943
CB 5 Puerto Rico New York Ship 439     20-May-42             Cancelled 1943
CB 6 Samoa New York Ship 440                   Cancelled 1943
CL 51 Atlanta Federal SB 168     22-Apr-40 6-Sep-41 24-Dec-41   502 109 611 Sunk by gunfire off Guadalcanal 1942
CL 52 Juneau Federal SB 169     27-May-40 25-Oct-41 14-Feb-42   516 112 628 Torpedoed and lost off Guadalcanal 1942
CL 53 San Diego Bethlehem Steel 1479     27-Mar-40 26-Jul-41 10-Jan-42   486 168 654 Scrapped 1960
CL 54 San Juan Bethlehem Steel 1480     15-May-40 6-Sep-41 28-Feb-42   479 175 654 Scrapped 1961
CL 55 Cleveland New York Ship 423     1-Jul-40 1-Nov-41 15-Jun-42   488 226 714 Scrapped 1960
CL 56 Columbia New York Ship 424     19-Aug-40 17-Dec-41 29-Jun-42   485 194 679 Scrapped 1960
CL 57 Montpelier New York Ship 425     2-Dec-40 12-Feb-42 9-Sep-42   437 209 646 Scrapped 1960
CL 58 Denver New York Ship 426     26-Dec-40 4-Apr-42 15-Oct-42   464 194 658 Scrapped 1960
CL 59 Amsterdam New York Ship 427     1-May-41 22-Aug-42 14-Jan-43   478 145 623 Renamed Independence (CVL 22), sunk as target 1971
CL 60 Santa Fe New York Ship 428     7-Jun-41 10-Jun-42 24-Nov-42   368 167 535 Scrapped 1960
CL 61 Tallahassee New York Ship 429     2-Jun-41 18-Oct-42 25-Feb-43   503 130 633 Renamed Princeton (CVL 23), sunk in Leyte Gulf 1944
CL 62 Birmingham Newport News  390     17-Feb-41 20-Mar-42 29-Jan-43   396 315 711 Scrapped 1959
CL 63 Mobile Newport News  391     14-Apr-41 15-May-42 24-Mar-43   396 313 709 Scrapped 1960
CL 64 Vincennes Bethlehem Steel 1498     7-Mar-42 17-Jul-43 21-Jan-44   497 188 685 Sunk as target 1969
CL 65 Pasadena Bethlehem Steel 1499     6-Feb-43 28-Dec-43 8-Jun-44   325 163 488 Scrapped 1972
CL 66 Springfield Bethlehem Steel 1500     13-Feb-43 9-Mar-44 8-Sep-44   390 183 573 Converted to CLG 7 1960, scrapped 1978
CL 67 Topeka Bethlehem Steel 1501     21-Apr-43 19-Aug-44 23-Dec-44   486 126 612 Converted to CLG 8 1960, scrapped 1979
CA 68 Baltimore Bethlehem Steel 1494     26-May-41 28-Jul-42 15-Apr-43   428 261 689 Scrapped 1972
CA 69 Boston Bethlehem Steel 1495     30-Jun-41 26-Aug-42 30-Jun-43   422 308 730 Converted to CAG 1 1955, scrapped 1975
CA 70 Canberra Bethlehem Steel 1496     3-Sep-41 19-Apr-43 14-Oct-43   593 178 771 Converted to CAG 2 1956, scrapped 1980
CA 71 Quincy Bethlehem Steel 1497     9-Oct-41 23-Jun-43 15-Dec-43   622 175 797 Scrapped 1974
CA 72 Pittsburgh Bethlehem Steel 1504     3-Feb-43 22-Feb-44 9-Oct-44   384 230 614 Scrapped 1974
CA 73 St. Paul Bethlehem Steel 1505     3-Feb-43 16-Sep-44 16-Feb-45   591 153 744 Scrapped 1980
CA 74 Columbus Bethlehem Steel 1506     28-Jun-43 30-Nov-44 8-Jun-45   521 190 711 Converted to CG 12 1962, scrapped 1976
CA 75 Helena Bethlehem Steel 1507     9-Sep-43 28-Apr-45 3-Sep-45   597 128 725 Scrapped 1974
CL 76 New Haven New York Ship 431     11-Aug-41 6-Dec-42 31-Mar-43   482 115 597 Belleau Wood (CVL 24), to France as Bois Belleau (R 97), scrapped 1960
CL 77 Huntington New York Ship 432     17-Nov-41 17-Jan-43 28-May-43   426 131 557 Cowpens (CVL 25), scrapped 1960
CL 78 Dayton New York Ship 433     29-Dec-41 28-Feb-43 17-Jun-43   426 109 535 Monterey (CVL 26), scrapped 1971
CL 79 Wilmington New York Ship 434     16-Aug-42 4-Apr-43 24-Jul-43   231 111 342 Cabot (CVL 28), to Spain 1967 as Dedalo (R 01), scrapped 2003
CL 80 Biloxi Newport News  399     9-Jul-41 23-Feb-43 31-Aug-43   594 189 783 Scrapped 1962
CL 81 Houston Newport News  400     4-Aug-41 19-Jun-43 20-Dec-43   684 184 868 Scrapped 1960
CL 82 Providence Bethlehem Steel 1502     27-Jul-43 28-Dec-44 15-May-45   520 138 658 Converted to CLG 6 1959, scrapped 1978
CL 83 Manchester Bethlehem Steel 1503     25-Apr-44 5-Mar-46 29-Oct-46   679 238 917 Scrapped 1960
CL 84 Buffalo Federal SB                     Cancelled 1940
CL 85 Fargo New York Ship 443     11-Apr-42 22-May-43 31-Aug-43   406 101 507 Langley (CVL 27), to France 1951 as Lafayette (R 96), scrapped 1964
CL 86 Vicksburg Newport News  411     26-Oct-42 14-Dec-43 12-Jun-44   414 181 595 Scrapped 1964
CL 87 Duluth Newport News  412     9-Nov-42 13-Jan-44 18-Sep-44   430 249 679 Scrapped 1960
CL 88   Federal SB                     Cancelled 1940
CL 89 Miami Cramp SB 532     2-Aug-41 12-Aug-42 28-Dec-43   375 503 878 Scrapped 1962
CL 90 Astoria Cramp SB 533     6-Sep-41 6-Mar-43 17-May-44   546 438 984 Scrapped 1971
CL 91 Oklahoma City Cramp SB 534     8-Dec-42 20-Feb-44 22-Dec-44   439 306 745 Converted to CLG 5 1960, sunk as target 1999
CL 92 Little Rock Cramp SB 535     6-Mar-43 27-Aug-44 17-Jun-45   540 294 834 Converted to CLG 4 1960, memorial in Buffalo NY 1977
CL 93 Galveston Cramp SB 536     20-Feb-44 22-Apr-45 25-May-46   427 398 825 Converted to CLG 3 1958, scrapped 1975
CL 94 Youngstown Cramp SB 537     4-Sep-44             Cancelled 1945
CL 95 Oakland Bethlehem Steel 5375     13-Jul-41 23-Oct-42 17-Jul-43   467 267 734 Scrapped 1959
CL 96 Reno Bethlehem Steel 5376     12-Aug-41 23-Dec-42 28-Dec-43   498 370 868 Scrapped 1962
CL 97 Flint Bethlehem Steel 5394     23-Oct-42 25-Jan-44 31-Aug-44   459 219 678 Scrapped 1966
CL 98 Tucson Bethlehem Steel 5395     23-Dec-42 3-Sep-44 3-Feb-45   620 153 773 Scrapped 1971
CL 99 Buffalo New York Ship 441     31-Aug-42 1-Aug-43 17-Nov-43   335 108 443 Renamed Bataan (CVL 29), scrapped 1961
CL 100 Newark New York Ship 442     26-Oct-42 26-Sep-43 15-Dec-43   335 80 415 Renamed San Jacinto (CVL 30), scrapped 1971
CL 101 Amsterdam Newport News  408     3-Mar-43 25-Apr-44 8-Jan-45   419 258 677 Scrapped 1971
CL 102 Portsmouth Newport News  409