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AMPERE (ADG 11)
(ex - DRAKE (AM 359), YDG 11)
DEGAUSSING SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: ADG 8 UIC: 07859
Status: Stricken, to be disposed of by Navy sale Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 08/01/1961 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Willamette Iron & Steel Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 08/12/1943 Commission Date:
Keel Date: 11/24/1943 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 08/12/1944 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) 73.3 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: 08/15/1945 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) 72.3 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 07/01/1961
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 185 ft Waterline Length: 180 ft
Extreme Beam: 34 ft Waterline Beam: 33 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 10 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: 700 tons Full Displacement: 950 tons
Dead Weight: 250 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 2
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Diesel
Accommodations: Officers: 9
Enlisted: 56
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian:
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 09/29/2015
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