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KEPHART (APD 61)
(ex - DE 207)
HIGH SPEED TRANSPORT
VESSEL STATUS
Class: APD 37 UIC: 02907
Status: Disposed of, hull transfered to foreign government (not SAP) Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 07/23/1967 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Naval Shipyard Charleston
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 08/07/1942 Commission Date: 01/07/1944
Keel Date: 05/12/1943 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 09/06/1943 Decommission Date: 06/01/1946
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 23.8 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
2.0
Delivery Date: 01/28/1944 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 23.5 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 05/01/1967
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 306 ft Waterline Length: 300 ft
Extreme Beam: 37 ft Waterline Beam: 36 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 9 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: KOREA
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 08/11/2010
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