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KLEINSMITH (APD 134)
(ex - DE 718)
HIGH SPEED TRANSPORT
VESSEL STATUS
Class: APD 87 UIC: 53718
Status: Disposed of through the Security Assistance Program (SAP), Foreign Military Sale or Lease Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 05/16/1960 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Defoe Shipbuilding Co.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 10/09/1942 Commission Date: 06/12/1945
Keel Date: 08/30/1944 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 01/27/1945 Decommission Date: 05/16/1960
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 15.3 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
15.0
Delivery Date: 05/08/1945 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 15.0 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date:
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: 13 ft
Light Displacement: 1450 tons Full Displacement: 2130 tons
Dead Weight: 680 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 2
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Turbo-Electric
Accommodations: Officers: 25
Enlisted: 335
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: TAIWAN
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 07/14/2005
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