USS GERMANTOWN
LSD 42
  
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Keel Laid: August 5, 1982
Christened: June 29, 1984
Commissioned: February 8, 1986

Builder: Lockheed Shipbuilding, Seattle, WA.
Propulsion system: four Colt Industries 16 Cylinder Diesels
Propellers: two 
Length, overall: 610 feet (186 meters)
Beam: 84 feet (25.6 meters)
Draft: 21 feet (6.4 meters)
Displacement: approx. 16.000 tons full load
Speed: 22 knots
Crew: 20 Officers, 25 CPO, 302 Enlisted, 
Marine detachment ~400 + ~100 surge
Well deck capacity: four LCAC or 21 LCM-6 (on deck: one 
LCM-6, two LCPL and one LCVP)
Armament: 
 - 1 MK 31 Mod 0 RAM Launcher
 - 2 MK 15 MOD 2 Close-in-Weapons Systems (CIWS)
 - 2 MK 38 MOD 2 25mm Machine Gun System (MGS)
 - 6 MK 26 Mod 17 .50 Cal Machine guns
Homeport: Sasebo, Japan