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DICKERSON (APD 21)
(ex - DD 157)
HIGH SPEED TRANSPORT
VESSEL STATUS
Class: DD 75 UIC:
Status: Disposed of in support of Fleet training exercise Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 04/04/1945 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: New York Shipbuilding Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 09/28/1917 Commission Date: 09/03/1919
Keel Date: 05/25/1918 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 03/12/1919 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 26.1 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: 09/03/1919 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 25.6 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date:
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 314 ft Waterline Length:
Extreme Beam: 32 ft Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: 9 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:
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 03/20/2007
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