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BUCHANAN (DDG 14)

GUIDED MISSILE DESTROYER

UIC:04680
Class:DDG 2 Fleet:
Status:Disposed of in support of Fleet training exercise Homeport:
Date status changed:06/14/2000 Berth:
Maintenance Category:
Force: MARAD Type:
Builder: TODD PAC/SEATTLE
Delivery Date:01/31/1962
Award Date:01/17/1958 Age (since delivery) (At time of disposal):38.4 years
Keel Date:04/23/1959 Commission Date:02/07/1962
Launch Date:05/11/1960 Inactivation Date:
Age (since launch)(At time of disposal)40.1 years Decommission Date:12/01/1991
Years from Commission to Decommission: 29.8
Stricken Date: 11/20/1992

Overall Length: 437 ft Waterline Length:420 ft
Extreme Beam:47 ft Waterline Beam:46 ft
Maximum Navigational Draft:24 ft Draft Limit:16 ft
Light Displacement:3640 tons Full Displacement:4765 tons
Dead Weight:1125 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, aluminum superstructure.
Number of Propellers: 2
Number of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type:
Accommodations: Officers: 23 Enlisted: 326

Custodian:US NAVY Ships Program Manager:
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