Built by: Bath Iron Works (Bath, ME)
Destroyer Class: Fletcher
Laid down: March 3, 1941
Designed Shaft HP: 60,000
Commissioned: June 26, 1942
Shafts:  2
Length: 376'-5"
Fuel Oil Capacity.: 492 Tons
Extreme Beam: 39'-7"
Mean Draft: 17'-9"
Std. Displacement: 2,050 tons
Speed: 38 Knots
Geared Turbines: 4 B&W Boilers
Main Armament: Five 5" cannons
Commendations: 20 Battle Stars & Presidential Unit Citation
Give me a fast ship, for I intend to go in harms way.
John Paul Jones

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