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BULL (APD 78)
(ex - DE 693)
HIGH SPEED TRANSPORT
VESSEL STATUS
Class: APD 37 UIC: 53693
Status: Stricken, to be disposed of by Navy sale Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 07/12/1966 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Defoe Shipbuilding Co.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 10/09/1942 Commission Date: 08/12/1943
Keel Date: 12/15/1942 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 03/25/1943 Decommission Date: 06/05/1947
Age (since Launch) 74.4 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
4.0
Delivery Date: 06/30/1943 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) 74.2 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 06/15/1966
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: 08/11/2010
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