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FORREST SHERMAN (DD 931)
DESTROYER
VESSEL STATUS
Class: DD 931 UIC: 52191
Status: Disposed of by scrapping, dismantling Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 03/28/2016 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Bath Iron Works Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 03/10/1951 Commission Date: 11/09/1955
Keel Date: 10/27/1953 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 02/05/1955 Decommission Date: 11/05/1982
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 61.1 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
27.0
Delivery Date: 11/04/1955 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 60.3 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 07/27/1990
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 418 ft Waterline Length:
Extreme Beam: Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: 2780 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:
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments: CONTRACT AWARDED TO SOUTHERN RECYCLING LLC IN NEW ORLEANS, LA, FOR VESSEL DISMANTLING, DEMILITARIZATION AND RECYCLING.
Last Updated: 07/21/2016
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