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Mitscher Class

(Data for Mitscher (DL-2) as of 1964)

Length overall: 493'
Extreme Beam: 50'
Limiting draft: 21'

Full Load Displacement: 5,000 tons

Fuel capacity: 171,739 gallons

Armament
Two 5"/54 caliber guns
One 3"/70 twin gun mount
Four single 21" torpedo tubes
Two 12.75" triple anti-submarine torpedo tubes
One Mark 108 Weapon Alpha launcher
Drone Anti-Submarine Helicopter (DASH)

Complement
24 Officers
345 Enlisted

Propulsion
4 Boilers
2 General Electric turbines: 80,000 horsepower

Speed: 34 knots

DL-2/DDG-35

MITSCHER**

DL-3/DDG-36

JOHN S. MCCAIN**

DL-4

WILLIS A. LEE**

DL-5

WILKINSON**

Note: DL-2 through DL-5 were originally ordered as DD-927 through DD-930
          DL-2  and DL-3 were converted to DDG-35 and DDG-36 in 1967

 

 

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