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GEN WALTER H GORDON (AP 117)
(ex - MC 675)
TRANSPORT
VESSEL STATUS
Class: AP 110 UIC: 08717
Status: Disposed of by MARAD exchange Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 04/10/1987 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Federal Shipbuilding & DD CO.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 01/16/1942 Commission Date: 06/29/1944
Keel Date: 11/02/1943 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 05/07/1944 Decommission Date: 03/11/1946
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 42.9 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
2.0
Delivery Date: 07/27/1944 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 42.8 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 03/31/1986
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 623 ft Waterline Length: 573 ft
Extreme Beam: 76 ft Waterline Beam: 76 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 26 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: 11314 tons Full Displacement: 20729 tons
Dead Weight: 9415 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 2
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Turbine Reduction Gears
Accommodations: Officers: 416
Enlisted: 3759
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: MARITIME ADMINISTRATION (NATIONAL DEFENSE RESERVE FLEET)
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 02/16/2011
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