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U.S.S. BROWN

(DD-546)

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DD-546 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
JUN 1942 Keel Date: 27 JUN 1942
at Bethlehem Shipbuilding Corporation San Pedro CA
FEB 1943 Launch Date: 21 FEB 1943
JUL 1943 Commissioned: 10 JUL 1943
FEB 1962 Decommissioned: 9 FEB 1962

DD-546 General Specifications

Class: Fletcher-class destroyer

Named for: George Brown

Complement: 329 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:Transferred to Hellenic Navy 27 September 1962