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U.S.S. CALLAGHAN

(DDG-994)

INTREPIDITY

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USS CALLAGHAN (DDG-994) - a Kidd-class destroyer

In Commission 1981 to 1998

DDG-994 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
OCT1978-Keel Date: 23 OCT 1978
at Kaiser Company
DEC1979-Launch Date: 1 DEC 1979
AUG1981-Commissioned: 29 AUG 1981
MAR1982-OCT1982Northern Wedding
JUN1983-DEC1983West Pac
JAN1985-AUG1985West Pac
MAY1985- Shellback Initiation - 16 MAY 1985 - Indian Ocean
JAN1987-JUN1987Drydock Long Beach - New Threat Upgrade (NTU) Installation
JAN1987-AUG1987Circumnavigation
AUG1987-JAN1988Circumnavigation
JAN1988-JAN1989Desert Shield
JAN1988-JAN1989Desert Storm
FEB1988-Shellback Initiation - 21 FEB 1988 - Indian Ocean
FEB1988-Shellback Initiation - 21 FEB 1988 - Pacific Ocean
JAN1989-Shellback Initiation - 8 JAN 1989 - Pacific Ocean
JAN1989-Shellback Initiation - 1 JAN 1989 - Indian Ocean
OCT1989-SEP1990Dry Dock
JAN1991-NOV1991West Pac
APR1992-OCT1992Desert Storm
SEP1995-MAY1995Home-Port move from San Diego to Everett WA
DEC1996-JAN1997South America
JUN1997-Shellback Initiation - 26 JUN 1997 - Pacific Ocean
MAR1998-Decommissioned: 31 MAR 1998

DDG-994 General Specifications

Class: Kidd-class destroyer

Named for: Daniel Callaghan

Complement: 31 Officers and 332 Enlisted

Displacement: 9783 tons

Length: 563 feet

Beam: 55 feet

Final Disposition: Sold to Taiwan 30 May 2003; commissioned as ROCS Su Ao (DDG-1802)