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IDAHO (BB 42)
BATTLESHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: BB 40 UIC: 03042
Status: Disposed of, sold for scrapping Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 10/31/1947 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: New York Shipbuilding Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 11/09/1914 Commission Date: 03/24/1919
Keel Date: 01/20/1915 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 06/30/1917 Decommission Date: 07/03/1946
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 30.3 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
27.0
Delivery Date: 03/24/1919 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 28.6 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 09/16/1947
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 624 ft Waterline Length: 600 ft
Extreme Beam: 106 ft Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: 34 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: 33400 tons Full Displacement: 39997 tons
Dead Weight: 6597 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 4
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbines
Accommodations: Officers: 109
Enlisted: 2007
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian:
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments: SOLD FOR SCRAP ON 10/31/1947 TO LIPSETT INC., NEW YORK, NY AND REMOVED FROM NAVY CUSTODY ON 11/24/1947
Last Updated: 07/23/2002
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