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U.S.S. GLEAVES

(DD-423)


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DD-423 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
MAY1938-Keel Date: 16 MAY 1938
at Bath Iron Works Bath ME
DEC1939-Launch Date: 9 DEC 1939
JUN1940-Commissioned: 14 JUN 1940
MAY1946-Decommissioned: 8 MAY 1946

DD-423 General Specifications

Class: Gleaves-class destroyer

Complement: 16 Officers and 260 Enlisted

Displacement: 1630 tons

Length: 348 feet 3 inches

Beam: 36 feet 1 inches

Draft: 13 feet 2 in

Range: 6 500 nautical miles

Final Disposition: Sold 29 June 1972 and broken up for scrap