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Forrest Sherman Class

Data for USS Bigelow (DD-942) as of 1970

Length overall: 418’ 5"
Length between perpendiculars: 407’ 0"
Extreme Beam: 44’ 11 1/2"
Limiting draft: 15’ 6"

Light Ship Displacement: 2,976 tons
Full Load Displacement: 4,071 tons

Fuel capacity: 665 tons

Armament
Three 5"/54 caliber guns
Two 3"/50 caliber twin mounts
Two 12.75" triple anti-submarine torpedo tubes

Complement
16 Officers
319 Enlisted

Propulsion
4 Boilers
2 General Electric Turbines: 70,000 horsepower

Speed: 33 knots

 

DD-931

FORREST SHERMAN

DD-932/DDG-32

JOHN PAUL JONES

DD-933

BARRY

DD-936/DDG-31

DECATUR

DD-937

DAVIS

DD-938

JONAS INGRAM

DD-940

MANLEY

DD-941

DUPONT

DD-942

BIGELOW

DD-943

BLANDY

DD-944

MULLINNIX

For DD-945 through DD-951, see the Hull class

Note: DD-932 was converted to DDG-32 in 1967.
          DD-936 was converted to DDG-31 in 1966

 

 

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