USS Sproston

CountryUnited States
Ship ClassFletcher-class Destroyer
BuilderConsolidated Steel, Orange, TX
Laid Down1 Apr 1942
Launched31 Aug 1942
Commissioned19 May 1943
Decommissioned18 Jan 1946
Displacement2924 tons full
Length376 feet
Beam40 feet
Draft14 feet
MachineryGeneral Electric geared turbines with two screws
Power Output60000 SHP
Speed38 knots
Range6,500nm at 15 knots
Crew273
Armament5x5" guns, 4x1.1" anti-aircraft, 4x20mm anti-aircraft, 10x21" torpedo tubes

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USS Sproston Operational Timeline

19 May 1943 Sproston was commissioned into service.
18 Jan 1946 Sproston was decommissioned from service.




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