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USS HARVEY C. BARNUM JR. will be one of the ARLEIGH BURKE Flight IIA guided missile destroyers and the first ship in the Navy named after USMC Colonel Harvey C. Barnum Jr. who received the Medal of Honor for his service in the Vietnam War.
|General Characteristics:||Awarded: June 3, 2013|
|Keel laid: April 6, 2021|
|Builder: Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine|
|Propulsion system: four General Electric LM 2500 gas turbine engines|
|Length: 508,5 feet (155 meters)|
|Beam: 67 feet (20.4 meters)|
|Draft: 30.5 feet (9.3 meters)|
|Displacement: approx. 9,200 tons full load|
|Speed: 32 knots|
|Aircraft: two |
|Armament: one |
|Crew: approx. 320|
This section contains the names of sailors who served aboard USS HARVEY C. BARNUM JR. It is no official listing but contains the names of sailors who submitted their information.
USS HARVEY C. BARNUM JR. Image Gallery:
The photos below were taken by Michael Jenning and show the HARVEY C. BARNUM JR. under construction at Bath Iron Works in Maine on September 11, 2022.