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BUNCH (APD 79)
(ex - DE 694)
HIGH SPEED TRANSPORT
VESSEL STATUS
Class: APD 37 UIC: 53694
Status: Disposed of by scrapping, dismantling Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 05/11/1965 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Defoe Shipbuilding Co.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 10/09/1942 Commission Date: 08/21/1943
Keel Date: 02/22/1943 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 05/29/1943 Decommission Date: 05/31/1946
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 22.0 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
3.0
Delivery Date: 07/31/1943 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 21.8 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 04/01/1964
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:
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 02/15/2002
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