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SOMERS (DDG 34)
(ex - DD 947)
GUIDED MISSILE DESTROYER
VESSEL STATUS
Class: DDG 31 UIC: 04663
Status: Disposed of in support of Fleet training exercise Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 07/22/1998 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Bath Iron Works Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: Commission Date: 04/03/1959
Keel Date: 03/04/1957 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 05/30/1958 Decommission Date: 11/19/1982
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 40.2 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
23.0
Delivery Date: 04/01/1959 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 39.3 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 04/26/1988
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: Waterline Length:
Extreme Beam: Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: Full Displacement:
Dead Weight:
Hull Material:
No. of Propellers:
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbines
Accommodations: Officers:
Enlisted:
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: US NAVY
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 07/03/2000
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