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APD-126 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
FEB1944-Launch Date: 17 FEB 1944
DEC1944-Commissioned: 31 DEC 1944
AUG1946-JAN1947West Pac-Indian Ocean
JUL1949-Decommissioned: 11 JUL 1949

APD-126 General Specifications

Class: Rudderow class destroyer escort

Named for: Edward W. Gosselin

Complement: 12 Officers and 192 Enlisted

Displacement: 1450 tons

Length: 306 feet

Beam: 36 feet 10 inches

Flank Speed: 23 knots

Range: 3 700 Nautical Miles

Final Disposition:Sold for scrap 23 March 1965