USS Willard Keith (DD-775), an Allen M. Sumner-class destroyer, is currently the only completed ship of the United States Navy ever named for Willard Keith, a United States Marine Corps captain who died in combat during the campaign for Guadalcanal. He was awarded the Navy Cross for his actions. Willard Keith (DD-775) was laid down on 5 March 1944, at San Pedro, California, by the Bethlehem Steel Co. and launched on 29 August 1944; sponsored by Mrs. Willard W. Keith, the mother of Capt. Keith. The ship was commissioned on 27 December 1944, Comdr. in command.

Property Value
dbo:MeanOfTransportation/length
  • 114604.8
dbo:abstract
  • USS Willard Keith (DD-775), an Allen M. Sumner-class destroyer, is currently the only completed ship of the United States Navy ever named for Willard Keith, a United States Marine Corps captain who died in combat during the campaign for Guadalcanal. He was awarded the Navy Cross for his actions. Willard Keith (DD-775) was laid down on 5 March 1944, at San Pedro, California, by the Bethlehem Steel Co. and launched on 29 August 1944; sponsored by Mrs. Willard W. Keith, the mother of Capt. Keith. The ship was commissioned on 27 December 1944, Comdr. in command. (en)
dbo:acquirementDate
  • 1972-07-01 (xsd:date)
dbo:builder
dbo:commissioningDate
  • 1944-12-27 (xsd:date)
dbo:country
dbo:decommissioningDate
  • 1972-07-01 (xsd:date)
dbo:layingDown
  • 1944-03-05 (xsd:date)
dbo:length
  • 114.604800 (xsd:double)
dbo:motto
  • Per Angusta Ad Augusta, Latin for "By Narrow Paths to High Places"
dbo:shipBeam
  • 12.192000 (xsd:double)
dbo:shipDraft
  • 4.572000 (xsd:double)
dbo:shipLaunch
  • 1944-08-29 (xsd:date)
dbo:status
  • Scrapped 1977
  • ToColombia1 July 1972
dbo:thumbnail
dbo:topSpeed
  • 62.968000 (xsd:double)
dbo:wikiPageEditLink
dbo:wikiPageExternalLink
dbo:wikiPageExtracted
  • 2019-06-20 03:54:08Z (xsd:date)
dbo:wikiPageHistoryLink
dbo:wikiPageID
  • 2791687 (xsd:integer)
dbo:wikiPageLength
  • 18846 (xsd:integer)
dbo:wikiPageModified
  • 2018-01-16 09:12:20Z (xsd:date)
dbo:wikiPageOutDegree
  • 91 (xsd:integer)
dbo:wikiPageRevisionID
  • 820735915 (xsd:integer)
dbo:wikiPageRevisionLink
dbp:wikiPageUsesTemplate
dct:subject
rdf:type
rdfs:comment
  • USS Willard Keith (DD-775), an Allen M. Sumner-class destroyer, is currently the only completed ship of the United States Navy ever named for Willard Keith, a United States Marine Corps captain who died in combat during the campaign for Guadalcanal. He was awarded the Navy Cross for his actions. Willard Keith (DD-775) was laid down on 5 March 1944, at San Pedro, California, by the Bethlehem Steel Co. and launched on 29 August 1944; sponsored by Mrs. Willard W. Keith, the mother of Capt. Keith. The ship was commissioned on 27 December 1944, Comdr. in command. (en)
rdfs:label
  • USS Willard Keith (DD-775) (en)
owl:sameAs
foaf:depiction
foaf:isPrimaryTopicOf
foaf:name
  • Caldas (en)
  • Willard Keith (en)
is dbo:wikiPageDisambiguates of
is dbo:wikiPageRedirects of
is foaf:primaryTopic of