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GEN SIMON B BUCKNER (AP 123)
(ex - MC 681, ADM E W EBERLE)
TRANSPORT
VESSEL STATUS
Class: AP 120 UIC: 08223
Status: Disposed of by Navy title transfer to the Maritime Administration Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 07/14/1993 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Bethlehem-Alameda Shipyard, Inc.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 01/16/1942 Commission Date:
Keel Date: 02/15/1943 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 06/14/1944 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 49.1 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: 01/24/1945 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 48.5 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 08/20/1990
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 609 ft Waterline Length: 573 ft
Extreme Beam: 76 ft Waterline Beam: 76 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 29 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: 12657 tons Full Displacement: 22574 tons
Dead Weight: 9917 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 2
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Turbine Electric Drive
Accommodations: Officers: 474
Enlisted: 1545
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian:
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments: DISMANTLED AT INTERNATIONAL SHIPBREAKING LIMITED, BROWNSVILLE, TX. DATE UNKNOWN.
Last Updated: 02/16/2011
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