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U.S.S. BARNEY

(DDG-6)

THE GREY GHOST

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USS BARNEY (DDG-6) - a Charles F. Adams-class guided missle destroyer

In Commission 1962 to 1990

DDG-6 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
AUG1959-Keel Date: 10 AUG 1959
at New York Shipbuilding Corporation
DEC1960-Launch Date: 10 DEC 1960
AUG1962-JAN1963Cuban Missle Blockade
AUG1962-Commissioned: 11 AUG 1962
SEP1963-FEB1964Mediterranean
FEB1964-APR1964Dry Dock
APR1964-AUG1964Caribbean
AUG1964-NOV1964Blue Nose - Arctic Circle
AUG1964-NOV1964North Atlantic
JAN1965-JUL1965Mediterranean
JAN1966-JAN1968West Pac-Viet Nam
JUL1966-JUN1968West Pac-Viet Nam
FEB1967-AUG1967Blue Nose - Arctic Circle
SEP1967-Shellback Initiation - 3 SEP 1967 - Pacific Ocean
MAR1968-AUG1968Mediterranean
APR1969-OCT1969Mediterranean
JAN1970-JAN1971Mediterranean-Lebanon
OCT1971-JUN1972Mediterranean
AUG1973-DEC1973NATO-NORTH ATLANTIC- NORTH POLE
FEB1975-JUL1975Mediterranean-Lebanon
APR1978-SEP1978Middle East Cruse 1978
JUN1978-JUN1978Shellback Initiation
JUL1981- Shellback Initiation - 31 JUL 1981 - Pacific Ocean
JUL1981- Shellback Initiation - 31 JUL 1981 - Indian Ocean
JUL1981-Shellback Initiation - 31 JUL 1981 - Atlantic Ocean
FEB1984-AUG1984Persian gulf
SEP1987-MAR1988Mediterranean
OCT1989-APR1990Mediterranean
DEC1990-Decommissioned: 17 DEC 1990

DDG-6 General Specifications

Class: Charles F. Adams-class guided missle destroyer

Named for: Joshua Barney

Complement: 24 Officers and 330 Enlisted

Displacement: 3277 tons

Length: 437 feet

Beam: 47 feet

Flank Speed: 33 knots

Range: 4 500 nautical miles

Final Disposition:Disposed of by scrapping dismantling February 22 2006