She actually had a rather eventful career, Her keel was laid in 1939, and she was launched in December 1940. She was commissioned in September 1941 and during World War Two was assigned to the Asiatic Pacific theater.
|Off Saipan in 1944|
In 1946 she was assigned to Joint Task Force , Service Group for Operation Crossroads (Atomic Bomb Testing at Bikini Atoll)
She was Decommissioned in April 1947 and sent to the California as a member of the Reserve Fleet.
She was recommissioned in 1951, and Decommissioned again in September 1991, In December of that year she was struck from the Naval Register.
In October of 1994 she was transferred to the Maritime Administration and lay up in the James River, Lee Hall VA, for the National Defense Reserve Fleet.
On November 15, 1995 she was sold for Scrapping in Brownsville Texas.
Launched in 1940, Scrapped in 1995, she was around for 55 years of service.
Which, as I write this is the same amount of time I have been around, perhaps scrapping is closer than I thought.