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EDSON (DD 946)

DESTROYER

UIC:04662
Class:DD 945 Fleet:
Status:Donated as a Museum and Memorial Homeport:
Date status changed:05/17/2012 Berth:
Maintenance Category:
Force: MARAD Type:
Builder: BATH IRON WKS CORP
Delivery Date:10/31/1958
Award Date:01/27/1956 Age (since delivery) (At time of disposal):53.6 years
Keel Date:12/03/1956 Commission Date:11/07/1958
Launch Date:01/04/1958 Inactivation Date:
Age (since launch)(At time of disposal)54.3 years Decommission Date:12/15/1988
Years from Commission to Decommission: 30.1
Stricken Date: 01/31/1989

Overall Length: 418 ft Waterline Length:407 ft
Extreme Beam:45 ft Waterline Beam:44 ft
Maximum Navigational Draft:20 ft Draft Limit:15 ft
Light Displacement:2863 tons Full Displacement:4200 tons
Dead Weight:1337 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
Number of Propellers:
Number of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type:
Accommodations: Officers: 25 Enlisted: 339

Remarks: THE EDSON WAS DONATED AS A MUSEUM ON 5/17/2012 TO THE SAGINAW VALLEY NAVAL SHIP
MUSEUM, LOCATED IN BAY CITY MICHIGAN. SHE IS LISTED IN THE NATIONAL REGISTER OF
HISTORIC PLACES AS A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK (REF# 90000333)






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