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APD-15 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
DEC1917-Keel Date: 15 DEC 1917
at Mare Island Naval Shipyard Vallejo CA
APR1918-Launch Date: 25 APR 1918
DEC1918-Commissioned: 17 DEC 1918

APD-15 General Specifications

Class: Wickes class destroyer

Named for: Augustus Kilty

Complement: 113 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 1090 tons

Length: 314 feet 5 inches

Beam: 31 feet 9 inches

Flank Speed: 35 knots

Final Disposition: Sold for scrapping 26 August 1946