Waller

CountryUnited States
Ship ClassFletcher-class Destroyer
Builder NameFederal Shipbuilding and Drydock Company, Kearny, New Jersey, United States
Laid Down12 Feb 1942
Launched15 Aug 1942
Commissioned1 Oct 1942
Decommissioned1 Jan 1946
Displacement2,050 tons standard; 2,924 tons full
Length376 feet
Beam40 feet
Draft14 feet
MachineryGeneral Electric geared turbines with two screws
Power Output60,000 SHP
Speed38 knots
Range6,500nm at 15 knots
Crew273
Armament5x5" guns, 4x1.1" anti-aircraft, 4x20mm anti-aircraft, 10x21" torpedo tubes
Recommission5 Jul 1950
Second Decommission15 Jul 1969

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Waller Operational Timeline

1 Oct 1942 Waller was commissioned into service.
1 Jan 1946 Waller was decommissioned from service.




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