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CHESTER T OBRIEN (DE 421)
ESCORT SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: DE 339 UIC: 53421
Status: Disposed of, by Navy Sale Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 04/01/1974 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder:
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 08/07/1942 Commission Date: 07/03/1944
Keel Date: 01/21/1944 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 02/29/1944 Decommission Date: 02/21/1959
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 30.2 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
15.0
Delivery Date: 06/28/1944 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 29.8 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 07/01/1972
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:
Accommodations: Officers:
Enlisted:
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: SCHOOLS, ORGANIZATIONS AND PRIVATE ENTERPRISES
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 02/16/2011
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