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CHILTON (LPA 38)
(ex - MC 273, APA 38)
AMPHIBIOUS TRANSPORT
VESSEL STATUS
Class: LPA 33 UIC: 08683
Status: Disposed of by MARAD sale Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 07/15/1974 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder:
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 05/03/1941 Commission Date: 12/07/1943
Keel Date: 09/10/1942 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 12/29/1942 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 31.6 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: 05/29/1943 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 31.2 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: MARITIME ADMINISTRATION (NATIONAL DEFENSE RESERVE FLEET)
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 02/26/2002
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