For US NAVY RATING SHIRTS - Click on your Rating Abbreviation below:
AB AC AD AE AG AK AM AO AS AT AW AZ BM BT BU
CE CM CS CT DC DK DM DP DS DT EA EM EN EO ET
FC FT GM GS (53-61) GS (78-Now) HM HT IC IM IT JO LI
MA (48-67) MA (72-Now) ME ML MM MN MR MS MT MU NAVY NC ND OM OS
PC PH PM PN PR QM RD (WW2) RD (48-72) RM SD SF SH SK SM
SO ST SV SW TM UT WT YN NAVY DIVER
Click on your Rating abbreviation above:


U.S.S. ABNER READ

(DD-769)

Click Here

Click to view crew list
 

DD-769 Deployments - Major Events

Add a DD-769 Shellback Initiation Add a DD-769 Deployment - Major Event
Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
MAY 1944 - Keel Date: 21 MAY 1944
at Bethlehem Shipbuilding Corporation San Francisco CA

DD-769 General Specifications

Named for: Abner Read (1821-1863)

Complement: 336 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 3460 tons

Length: 390 feet 6 inches

Beam: 40 feet 10 inches

Draft: 14 feet 4 in

Range: 4 500 Nautical Miles

Final Disposition: Construction Cancelled