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KIRWIN (APD 90)
(ex - DE 229)
HIGH SPEED TRANSPORT
VESSEL STATUS
Class: APD 87 UIC: 02929
Status: Disposed of, by Navy Sale Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 06/24/1975 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Naval Shipyard Philadelphia
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 06/08/1942 Commission Date: 11/04/1945
Keel Date: 02/14/1944 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 06/15/1944 Decommission Date: 12/20/1968
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 31.0 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
23.0
Delivery Date: 11/21/1945 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 29.6 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 09/15/1974
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 306 ft Waterline Length: 300 ft
Extreme Beam: 37 ft Waterline Beam: 36 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 10 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: SCHOOLS, ORGANIZATIONS AND PRIVATE ENTERPRISES
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 02/15/2002
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