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WISCONSIN (BB 9)
(ex - BATTLESHIP #9)
BATTLESHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: BB 7 UIC:
Status: Disposed of, sold for scrapping Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 01/26/1922 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Union Iron Works
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 09/19/1896 Commission Date: 02/04/1901
Keel Date: 02/09/1897 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 11/26/1898 Decommission Date: 05/15/1920
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 23.2 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
19.0
Delivery Date: 01/17/1901 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 21.0 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date:
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 374 ft Waterline Length: 368 ft
Extreme Beam: 72 ft Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: 25 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: 11552 tons Full Displacement: 12150 tons
Dead Weight: 598 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 2
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Vertical Triple Expansion (VTE) Reciprocating Engines
Accommodations: Officers: 52
Enlisted: 765
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian:
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments: IN ACCORDANCE WITH TERMS OF THE WASHINGTON TREATY LIMITING NAVAL ARMAMENTS SHE WAS SOLD FOR SCRAP
Last Updated: 07/26/2002
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