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SURIBACHI (AE 21)

AMMUNITION SHIP

UIC:08821
Class:AE 21 Fleet:
Status:Disposed of by Navy title transfer to the Maritime Administration Homeport:
Date status changed:03/31/2000 Berth:
Maintenance Category:
Force: MARAD Type:
Builder: BETHLEHEM/SPARROWS
Delivery Date:11/01/1956
Award Date:06/04/1954 Age (since delivery) (At time of disposal):43.3 years
Keel Date:01/31/1955 Commission Date:11/17/1956
Launch Date:11/02/1955 Inactivation Date:
Age (since launch)(At time of disposal)44.3 years Decommission Date:12/02/1994
Years from Commission to Decommission: 38.0
Stricken Date: 12/12/1996

Overall Length: 511 ft Waterline Length:486 ft
Extreme Beam:72 ft Waterline Beam:72 ft
Maximum Navigational Draft:28 ft Draft Limit:29 ft
Light Displacement:9758 tons Full Displacement:15688 tons
Dead Weight:5930 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
Number of Propellers: 1
Number of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbines
Accommodations: Officers: 20 Enlisted: 324

Remarks: MARAD SOLD SURIBACHI, AE 21 ON 8 JUN 09 TO INTERNATIONAL SHIPBREAKING LTD OF BRO
WNSVILLE, TX FOR SHIP RECYCLING.







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