USS LITTLE APD 4 / DD 79 STATISTICS

Wickes Class

officers

enlisted crew

Commanding Officer: Comdr. Joseph K. Taussig – U.S.S. Little DD 79

Commanding Officer: Comdr. K. Earl – U.S.S. Little APD 4

Monday, June 18, 1917 – Keel Laid

Keel Laid at: Fore River Shipbuilding Corp., Quincy, Mass.

Sunday, November 11, 1917 – Launched

Saturday, April 06, 1918 – Commissioned U.S.S. Little DD 79

Wednesday, July 05, 1922 – Decommissioned U.S.S. Little DD 79

Friday, August 02, 1940 – Redesignated U.S.S. Little APD 4

Monday, November 04, 1940 – Recommissioned U.S.S. Little APD 4

Saturday, September 05, 1942 – Lunga Point – Guadalcanal by Japanese Ships

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Ship Length: 314′ 5″

Ship Beam: 30′ 11″

Top Speed:

Displacement: 1,191

Armament: 4 4″

Armament:

Armament:

Armament: 12 21″ Torpedo Tubes

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