U.S.S. MILLER

(DD-535)

POUR LE DROIT

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DD-535 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
AUG 1942 - Keel Date: 18 AUG 1942
at Bethlehem Shipbuilding Corporation San Francisco CA
FEB 1943 - Launch Date: 15 FEB 1943
AUG 1943 - Commissioned: 31 AUG 1943
JUL 1945 - OCT 1945 Regular Overhaul
MAY 1951 - MAY 1951 Recommisioned
JUL 1952 - MAR 1953 Circumnavigation
JUL 1953 - JAN 1954 Circumnavigation
MAY 1957 - SEP 1957 Mediterranean
APR 1958 - SEP 1958 Mediterranean-Lebanon
OCT 1961 - APR 1962 Germany
OCT 1962 - OCT 1962 Cuban Missle Blockade

DD-535 General Specifications

Class: Fletcher-class destroyer

Named for: James Miller

Complement: 314 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 2050 tons

Length: 376 feet 6 inches

Beam: 39 feet 8 inches

Flank Speed: 35 knots

Range: 6500 Nautical Miles

Final Disposition:Sold 31 July 1975 scrapped