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U.S.S. HOBBY

(DD-610)

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DD-610 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
JUN 1942 - Launch Date: 4 JUN 1942
NOV 1942 - Commissioned: 18 NOV 1942
FEB 1946 - Decommissioned: 1 FEB 1946
FEB 1948 - JAN 1950 North Atlantic

DD-610 General Specifications

Class: Benson-class destroyer

Named for: James H. Hobby

Complement: 259 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 1620 tons

Length: 348 feet 4 inches

Beam: 36 feet 1 inches

Flank Speed: 38 kts

Final Disposition: Sunk in exercise 1 June 1972