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CLAUDE V RICKETTS (DDG 5)
(ex-BIDDLE)

GUIDED MISSILE DESTROYER

UIC:04671
Class:DDG 2 Fleet:
Status:Disposed of by scrapping, dismantling Homeport:
Date status changed:11/08/2002 Berth:
Maintenance Category:
Force: MARAD Type:
Builder: NEW YORK SB CORP
Delivery Date:05/02/1962
Award Date:03/28/1957 Age (since delivery) (At time of disposal):40.5 years
Keel Date:05/18/1959 Commission Date:05/05/1962
Launch Date:06/04/1960 Inactivation Date:
Age (since launch)(At time of disposal)42.4 years Decommission Date:10/31/1989
Years from Commission to Decommission: 27.5
Stricken Date: 06/01/1990

Overall Length: 437 ft Waterline Length:
Extreme Beam: Waterline Beam:
Maximum Navigational Draft: Draft Limit:
Light Displacement:3982 tons Full Displacement:
Dead Weight:
Hull Material: Steel hull, aluminum superstructure.
Number of Propellers: 2
Number of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type:
Accommodations: Officers: Enlisted:

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