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TRUXTUN (APD 98)
(ex - DE 282)
HIGH SPEED TRANSPORT
VESSEL STATUS
Class: APD 87 UIC: 02982
Status: Stricken, to be disposed of by Navy sale Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 11/22/1965 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Naval Shipyard Charleston
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 01/25/1942 Commission Date: 07/09/1945
Keel Date: 12/13/1943 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 03/09/1944 Decommission Date: 03/15/1946
Age (since Launch) 73.8 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
1.0
Delivery Date: 07/16/1945 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) 72.4 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 01/15/1966
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: TAIWAN
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 08/11/2010
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