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WALTER B COBB (APD 106)
(ex - DE 596)
HIGH SPEED TRANSPORT
VESSEL STATUS
Class: APD 87 UIC: 53696
Status: Stricken, to be disposed of by transfer to government agencies, activities, foreign countries (not SAP), MARAD, Sea Scouts, etc. Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 02/22/1966 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: BETHLEHEM STEEL CORP., HINGHAM SHIPYARD
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 08/07/1942 Commission Date: 04/25/1945
Keel Date: 01/15/1944 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 02/23/1944 Decommission Date: 05/15/1957
Age (since Launch) 73.5 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
12.0
Delivery Date: 04/25/1945 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) 72.3 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 01/15/1966
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 306 ft Waterline Length: 300 ft
Extreme Beam: 37 ft Waterline Beam: 36 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 14 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: Full Displacement:
Dead Weight:
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 2
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: none
Accommodations: Officers:
Enlisted:
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: TAIWAN
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 02/16/2011
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