Dobbin Class Tender (1921)
From The Dreadnought Project
Three Dobbin class tenders were completed for the U.S. Navy in 1924.
|Overview of three vessels|
|Citations for this data available on individual ship pages|
|Name||Hull No.||Builder||Laid Down||Launched||Completed||Fate|
|Dobbin||AD-3||Philadelphia NY||23 Dec, 1919||5 May, 1921||23 Jul, 1924||Transferred 24 Dec, 1946|
|Whitney||AD-4||Boston NY||23 Apr, 1919||12 Oct, 1923||2 Sep, 1924||Sold 18 Mar, 1948|
|Holland||AS-3||Puget Sound NY||11 Apr, 1921||12 Apr, 1926||1 Jun, 1926||Sold 3 Oct, 1953|
Design & Construction
- eight 5-inch/51 caliber
- four 3-inch/50 caliber AA guns
- two 6-pounders
- two 21-inch torpedo tubes (Holland one tube only)
- Silverstone. The New Navy. pp. 125-126.
- Silverstone, Paul H. (2006). The U.S. Navy Warship Series: The New Navy 1883-1922. New York: Routledge.
|Dobbin Class Depot Ship|