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RUSHMORE (LSD 14)
(ex - BAPM 6)
DOCK LANDING SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: LSD 13 UIC: 72055
Status: Disposed of in support of Fleet training exercise Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 04/28/1993 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Newport News Shipbuilding
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 09/01/1941 Commission Date: 07/03/1944
Keel Date: 12/31/1943 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 05/10/1944 Decommission Date: 09/30/1970
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 48.9 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
26.0
Delivery Date: 07/01/1944 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 48.8 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 11/01/1976
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 458 ft Waterline Length: 454 ft
Extreme Beam: 72 ft Waterline Beam: 72 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 18 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: Full Displacement:
Dead Weight:
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers:
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: none
Accommodations: Officers:
Enlisted:
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: US NAVY
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 06/11/2002
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