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RICHARD S EDWARDS (DD 950)
DESTROYER
VESSEL STATUS
Class: DD 945 UIC: 04666
Status: Disposed of in support of Fleet training exercise Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 04/10/1997 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Puget Sound Bridge & Dredging Co.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 01/27/1956 Commission Date: 02/05/1959
Keel Date: 12/20/1956 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 09/24/1957 Decommission Date: 12/15/1982
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 39.6 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
23.0
Delivery Date: 01/30/1959 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 38.3 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 02/07/1990
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: 02/16/2011
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