USS Ramsey
FFG 2 (Brooke Class)

courtesey of NavSource and William Walters
Photo submitted by: William S. Walters


Authorized:       ?
Builder:          Lockheed Shipbuilding Seattle
Laid Down:        February 4 1963
Launched:         October 15 1963
Commissioned:     June 3 1967
Decommissioned:   September 1 1988
Fate:             Stricken 1/25/92
                  Sunk as a target - RIMPAC 2000 exercise, 
                  June 15 2000. (023-53'00.6" N, 159-35'00.5" W)
                  

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The Brooke Class as Constructed


Displacement: 3,426 Tons Full Load
Length:       415'        
Beam:         44'          
Draught:      14' (keel);  24' (Sonar dome)       
Machinery:    2 Foster-Wheeler boilers;               
              1 Westinghouse geared turbine; 35,000shp;      
              1 shaft.   
Performance:  27 kts.  
Bunkerage:    ?  
Range:        4,000 miles at 20 knots on 1 boiler.
Missiles:     (1) Tartar/Standard MR single Mk 22
Guns:         (1) 5" 38cal Mk 30
Torpedoes:    MK 32  


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