USS Julius A. Furer
FFG 6 (Brooke Class)
Builder: Bath Iron Works
Laid Down: January 4, 1965
Launched: July 22, 1966
Commissioned: Nov 11, 1967
Decommissioned: September 30, 1988
Fate: To Pakistan March 31 1989,
Renamed PNS Badr
Sold for scrap 3/29/94
Data from Dictionary of American
Naval Fighting Ships, courtesy of:
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The Brooke Class as Constructed
Displacement: 3,426 Tons Full Load
Draught: 14' (keel); 24' (Sonar dome)
Machinery: 2 Foster-Wheeler boilers;
1 Westinghouse geared turbine; 35,000shp;
Performance: 27 kts.
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