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WALDO COUNTY (LST 1163)
TANK LANDING SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: LST 1156 UIC: 58163
Status: Disposed of through the Security Assistance Program (SAP), transferred, Foreign Assistance Act (FAA) Section 516, Southern Region Amendment Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 04/26/1999 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Ingalls Shipbuilding Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 09/13/1951 Commission Date: 09/17/1953
Keel Date: 08/04/1952 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 03/17/1953 Decommission Date: 12/21/1970
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 46.1 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
17.0
Delivery Date: 09/17/1953 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 45.6 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 04/26/1999
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 384 ft Waterline Length: 370 ft
Extreme Beam: 56 ft Waterline Beam: 56 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 17 ft Draft Limit: 17 ft
Light Displacement: 2590 tons Full Displacement: 5800 tons
Dead Weight: 3210 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 2
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Diesel Engines
Accommodations: Officers: 31
Enlisted: 569
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: PERU
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments:
Last Updated: 09/21/1999
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