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GRIDLEY (CG 21)
(ex - DLG 21)
GUIDED MISSILE CRUISER
VESSEL STATUS
Class: CG 16 UIC: 52692
Status: Disposed of by scrapping, dismantling Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 03/31/2005 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Puget Sound Bridge & Dredging Co.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: Commission Date: 05/25/1963
Keel Date: 07/15/1960 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 07/31/1961 Decommission Date: 01/21/1994
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 43.7 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
31.0
Delivery Date: 01/09/1970 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 35.2 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 01/21/1994
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 533 ft Waterline Length: 510 ft
Extreme Beam: 55 ft Waterline Beam: 54 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 26 ft Draft Limit: 20 ft
Light Displacement: 4650 tons Full Displacement: 8160 tons
Dead Weight: 3510 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, aluminum superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 2
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbine
Accommodations: Officers: 39
Enlisted: 405
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian:
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 04/18/2005
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