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CHARRETTE (DD 581)
DESTROYER
VESSEL STATUS
Class: DD 448 UIC: 04581
Status: Disposed of through the Security Assistance Program (SAP), transferred, cash sale, ex-US fleet hull foreign military sale case number assigned Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 04/27/1977 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Naval Shipyard Boston
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 09/09/1940 Commission Date: 05/18/1943
Keel Date: 02/20/1942 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 06/03/1942 Decommission Date: 01/15/1947
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 34.8 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
4.0
Delivery Date: 06/05/1943 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 33.8 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 09/01/1975
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 376 ft Waterline Length: 369 ft
Extreme Beam: 40 ft Waterline Beam: 39 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 18 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: 2120 tons Full Displacement: 3040 tons
Dead Weight: 920 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 2
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbines
Accommodations: Officers: 17
Enlisted: 292
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: GREECE
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 12/17/2001
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