USS Richard E.Byrd DDG23,at Halifax,NS 1985
Guided Missile Destroyer USS Richard E.Byrd DDG 23 at Fleet Review in Bedford Basin 1985. A Charles F Adams Class destroyer of 4,550Tons;437 ft LOA;45 ft beam,16-20 ft draught. Machinery: 4 boilers,2 Westinghouse geared steam turbines,70,000 SHP, two shafts,speed 31 knots.Crew 330. Sold 1992.Similar vessels in Australian and German navies.
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