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GOSSELIN (APD 126)
(ex - DE 710)
HIGH SPEED TRANSPORT
VESSEL STATUS
Class: APD 87 UIC: 53
Status: Disposed of by scrapping, dismantling Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 03/23/1965 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Defoe Shipbuilding Co.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 10/09/1942 Commission Date: 12/31/1944
Keel Date: 02/17/1944 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 05/04/1944 Decommission Date: 07/11/1949
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 20.8 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
5.0
Delivery Date: 12/31/1944 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 20.3 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 04/01/1964
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 306 ft Waterline Length: 300 ft
Extreme Beam: 37 ft Waterline Beam: 36 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 13 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: Full Displacement:
Dead Weight:
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 2
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type:
Accommodations: Officers:
Enlisted:
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian:
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 02/15/2002
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