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COATES (DE 685)
ESCORT SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: DE 224 UIC: 53685
Status: Disposed of in support of Fleet training exercise Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 01/01/1974 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Bethlehem Steel Co., Shipbuilding Div.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 10/29/1942 Commission Date: 01/24/1944
Keel Date: 11/08/1943 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 12/09/1943 Decommission Date: 03/19/1954
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 30.1 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
10.0
Delivery Date: 01/24/1944 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 30.0 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 01/30/1970
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 306 ft Waterline Length:
Extreme Beam: 37 ft Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: 10 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: Full Displacement:
Dead Weight:
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 2
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type:
Accommodations: Officers:
Enlisted:
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: US NAVY
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 02/22/2002
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