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WOOD COUNTY (LST 1178)
TANK LANDING SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: LST 1171 UIC: 58178
Status: Disposed of by Navy title transfer to the Maritime Administration Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 04/15/1992 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: AMERICAN SB CO
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 06/01/1955 Commission Date: 08/05/1959
Keel Date: 10/01/1956 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 12/14/1957 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 34.3 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: 07/30/1959 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 32.8 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 02/16/1989
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: Diesel
Accommodations: Officers:
Enlisted:
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian:
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments: LEFT JAMES RIVER RESERVE FLEET JUNE 2002 TO BE SCRAPPED AT MARINE METALS INC., BROWNSVILLE, TX.
Last Updated: 08/06/2003
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