USS KIDD (DD-661)

USS KIDD (DD-661)

Class: FletcherType: DestroyerLaunched: 28 February 1943At: Federal Shipbuilding & Drydock Company, Kearny, New JerseyCommissioned: 23 April 1943Length: 376 feet, 5 inchesBeam: 39 feet, 7 inchesDraft: 18 feetDisplacement: 2,952 tonsArmament: Five 5-inch/38 cal... read more

USS ORLECK (DD-886)

USS ORLECK (DD-886)

Class: Gearing Destroyer (FRAM 1) Launched: 12 May 1945 At: Consolidated Steel Corp. of Texas, Orange, Texas Commissioned: 15 September 1945Length: 390 feet, 6 inches Beam: 41 feet, 1 inch Draft: 18 feet, 6 inches Displacement: 2,425 tons Armament: four 5"/38 cal. guns; ten 212" Mk 32 tor... read more