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U.S.S. WALKE

(DD-416)

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DD-416 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
MAY 1938 - Keel Date: 31 MAY 1938
at Boston Navy Yard
OCT 1939 - Launch Date: 20 OCT 1939
APR 1940 - Commissioned: 27 APR 1940

DD-416 General Specifications

Class: Sims-class destroyer

Complement: 10 Officers and 182 Enlisted

Displacement: 1570 tons

Length: 348 feet

Beam: 36 feet 1 inches

Draft: 13 feet 4.5 in

Range: 3 660 nautical miles

Final Disposition: Sunk in Naval Battle of Guadalcanal on 15 November 1942 (8