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GEARING FRAM 1 x 2
Code - N669
1.35  
Qty
Class - 75
Date - 1965
Type - DD
Description - GEARING FRAM 1 x 2 N669 WW2 destroyers modernised 1960-65 under Fleet Rehabilitation & Modernization plan to increase useful life by 8 years. c 44 ships converted in all. Displacement 2,525 tons Speed 34 knots Dimensions 390' x 41' x 19' Armament 4 x 5" D.P. ASW 2 triple ASROC Torpedo Tubes 2 x triple ASW Sisters include Gearing, Baussell, Brownson,Glennon, Gurke,Hamner, Henderson,Hollister, Rowan, Sarsfield.