Builder: Defoe Shipbuilding, Bay City MI
Laid Down: April 28, 1959
Launched: April 27, 1960
Commissioned: December 9, 1961
Decommissioned: September 12, 1991
Fate: Stricken November 20 1992
Sold June 20 1994 to Consolidated Minerals
for conversion into power barge. Conversion
currently 60% completed, hulk berthed at
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The Charles F. Adams Class as Constructed
Displacement: 3,370 tons
Length: 437 feet
Beam: 47 feet
Draught: 22 feet
Machinery: two shaft geared steam turbines
Performance: 70,000 shp for 31.5 knots
Guns: two 5 inch Mk 42
Missiles: twin Mk 11 launcher
Torpedoes: six 12.75 inch (ASW)
Two MK 32 Torpedo Tube Mounts
ASW Rockets: Mk 112 ASROC Missile Launcher
DDG 12 -
- DDG 12
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