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CAPERTON (DD 650)
DESTROYER
VESSEL STATUS
Class: DD 448 UIC: 04050
Status: Disposed of by transfer to other Government Agencies, States. Schools, Sea Scouts, etc. Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 12/01/1974 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Bath Iron Works Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 12/23/1941 Commission Date: 07/30/1943
Keel Date: 02/18/1943 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: Decommission Date: 04/27/1960
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) Years from Commission
to Decommission:
17.0
Delivery Date: In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 12/01/1974
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 376 ft Waterline Length:
Extreme Beam: Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: 2050 tons Full Displacement:
Dead Weight:
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 2
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: 07/26/2004
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