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MITSCHER (DDG 35)
(ex - DL 2)
GUIDED MISSILE DESTROYER
VESSEL STATUS
Class: DDG 35 UIC: 52227
Status: Disposed of, by Navy Sale Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 08/01/1980 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder:
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: Commission Date: 05/15/1953
Keel Date: 10/03/1949 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 01/26/1952 Decommission Date: 06/01/1978
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 28.6 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
25.0
Delivery Date: 05/08/1953 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 27.3 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date:
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: Waterline Length:
Extreme Beam: Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: Full Displacement:
Dead Weight:
Hull Material:
No. of Propellers:
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: 03/12/2001
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