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WHETSTONE (LSD 27)
DOCK LANDING SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: LSD 16 UIC: 03127
Status: Disposed of by MARAD exchange Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 02/17/1983 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder:
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: Commission Date:
Keel Date: Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 04/30/1976
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: MARITIME ADMINISTRATION (NATIONAL DEFENSE RESERVE FLEET)
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/28/2001
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