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U.S.S. CHARLES AUSBURNE

(DD-570)

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DD-570 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
MAY 1941 - Keel Date: 14 MAY 1941
at Consolidated Steel Corporation Orange TX
MAR 1942 - Launch Date: 16 MAR 1942
NOV 1942 - Commissioned: 24 NOV 1942
APR 1946 - Decommissioned: 18 APR 1946

DD-570 General Specifications

Class: Fletcher-class destroyer

Named for: Charles Ausburne

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 West German Navy 12 April 1960