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BROWNSON (DD 868)
DESTROYER
VESSEL STATUS
Class: DD 710 UIC: 52168
Status: Disposed of, by Navy Sale Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 05/03/1977 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Bethlehem Steel Co., Shipbuilding Div.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 06/14/1943 Commission Date: 11/17/1945
Keel Date: 02/13/1945 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 07/07/1945 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 31.8 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: 11/16/1945 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 31.5 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 09/30/1976
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 391 ft Waterline Length: 383 ft
Extreme Beam: 41 ft Waterline Beam: 41 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 19 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: 2390 tons Full Displacement: 3540 tons
Dead Weight: 1150 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 2
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type:
Accommodations: Officers: 22
Enlisted: 345
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: SCHOOLS, ORGANIZATIONS AND PRIVATE ENTERPRISES
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 03/13/2001
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