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ELK RIVER (IX 501)
(ex - LSM 501, LSMR 501)
UNCLASSIFIED MISCELLANEOUS
VESSEL STATUS
Class: IX 501 UIC: 75501
Status: Disposed of in support of Fleet training exercise Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 02/24/2001 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Brown Shipbuilding Co.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 08/30/1944 Commission Date: 05/27/1945
Keel Date: 03/24/1945 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 04/21/1945 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 55.8 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: 05/24/1945 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 55.8 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 08/13/1999
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 206 ft Waterline Length: 205 ft
Extreme Beam: 35 ft Waterline Beam: 35 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 10 ft Draft Limit: 8 ft
Light Displacement: 850 tons Full Displacement: 1280 tons
Dead Weight: 430 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 2
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Diesel Engines
Accommodations: Officers: 7
Enlisted: 107
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian:
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 09/27/2017
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