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APD-5 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
FEB1918-Keel Date: 12 FEB 1918
at Union Iron Works San Francisco CA
JUL1918-Launch Date: 4 JUL 1918
FEB1919-Commissioned: 25 FEB 1919
JUN1922-Decommissioned: 19 JUN 1922
AUG1942-JAN1943Middle Pacific

APD-5 General Specifications

Class: Wickes class destroyer

Named for: William Wister McKean

Complement: 100 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 1060 tons

Length: 315 feet 5 inches

Beam: 31 feet 8 inches

Flank Speed: 35 knots

Final Disposition: Sunk 17 November 1943