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JOSEPH STRAUSS (DDG 16)
GUIDED MISSILE DESTROYER
VESSEL STATUS
Class: DDG 2 UIC: 04682
Status: Disposed of through the Security Assistance Program (SAP), transferred, grant aid, ex-US fleet hull Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 05/15/1999 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: New York Shipbuilding Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 07/21/1959 Commission Date: 04/20/1963
Keel Date: 12/27/1960 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 12/09/1961 Decommission Date: 02/01/1990
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 37.4 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
27.0
Delivery Date: 03/29/1963 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 36.2 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 01/11/1995
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 437 ft Waterline Length:
Extreme Beam: Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: 3190 tons Full Displacement:
Dead Weight:
Hull Material:
No. of Propellers:
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbines
Accommodations: Officers:
Enlisted:
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: GREECE
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 06/15/2000
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