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CONFIGURATION DD: Destroyer Click here for More Info
Three groups of the USS Forrest Sherman (DD-931) class destroyers in their original or AS BUILT configuration. The following equipment is shown: Guns- three single 5-in./54 cal. MK 42 gun mounts, two twin 3-in./50 cal. MK 27/33 gun mounts, four single MK 25 torpedo tube mounts, two triple MK 32 torpedo tube mounts, two MK 10/11 ASW projectors (hedgehog), and one MK 9 depth charge release track. Fire Control - one MK 68 GFCS and one MK 56 GFCS. Radar - SPS-6C air search set and SPS-10 surface/navigational set. Sonar - QHB set. Distinctive features: Group A- low forcastle, MK 56 GFCS forward and MK 68 gfcs aft. Group B-higher forecastle, otherwise as Group A, Group C- higher forecastle with MK 68 GFCS forward and MK 56 GFCS aft.  

CONFIGURATION EE: Destroyer Click here for More Info
USS Forrest Sherman (DD-931)-class destroyers showing their armament, radar and sonar alterations of the late 1950s. The following equipment is shown: Guns - three single 5-in./54 cal. MK 42 gun mounts (two 5-in./54 cal. MK 42 and one single 8-in./55 cal. MK 71 MCLW gun mounts for DD-945), one twin 3-in./50 cal. MK 27/33 gun mount (none for DD-945), two triple MK 32 torpedo tube mounts, and two MK 10/11 ASW projectors (hedgehog). Fire Control - one MK 68 GFCS and one MK 56 GFCS. Radar - SPS-29/37 or SPS-40 air search set (see Group Lists below) and SPS-10 surface/navigational set. Sonar - SQS-4 (SQS-23 bow mounted for DD-933) sets. Distinctive features: Group A - low forcastle, MK 56 GFCS forward and MK 68 GFCS aft. Group B - higher forecastle, otherwise as Group A, Group C - higher forecastle with MK 68 GFCS forward and MK 56 GFCS aft.  

CONFIGURATION FF: Destroyer Click here for More Info
USS Forrest Sherman (DD-931)-class destroyers in their AAW (Antiaircraft) and ASW (Antisubmarine) configurations. Hull numbers for the AAW conversions were changed from DD numbers to new DDG numbers. Hull numbers for the ASW conversions did not change from their original DD numbers.  
 
AAW Conversions: The following equipment is shown: Main Battery: one single 5-in./54 cal. MK 42 gun mount. Missile Battery: one single MK 13 launcher for Tartar/Standard-MR SAM and Harpoon SSM. ASW Weapons: one 8-tube MK 16 ASROC launcher and two 12.75-inch 3-tube MK 32 torpedo tube mounts. Fire Control: one MK 68 GFCS, one MK 4 weapons FCS, one MK 74 missile FCS, and one MK 114 ASW FCS. Radar: SPS-29/37 or SPS-40 air search set (see Group Lists below), SPS-10 surface/navigational set, and SPS-48 3-D air search set. Sonar: SQS-23 keel mounted set.  
 
ASW Conversions: The following equipment is shown: Main Battery: two single 5-in./54 cal. MK 42 gun mounts. ASW Weapons: one 8-tube MK 16 ASROC launcher and two triple MK 32 torpedo tube mounts. Fire Control: one MK 68 GFCS, one MK 56 GFCS, and one MK 114 ASW FCS. Radar: SPS-29/37 or SPS-40 air search set (see Group Lists below) and SPS-10 surface/navigational set. Sonar: SQS-23 keel mounted (bow mounted for DD-933) set.  
 
Distinctive features: low forcastle and higher forecastle  


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