UNDERWAY! 2019 Wall Calendar AVAILABLE - CLICK HERE
AB AC AD AE AG AK AM AO AS AT AW AZ BM BT BU
CE CM CS CT DC DK DM DP DS DT EA EM EN EO ET
FC FT GM GS (53-61) GS (78-Now) HM HT IC IM IT JO LI
MA (48-67) MA (72-Now) ME ML MM MN MR MS MT MU NAVY NC ND OM OS
PC PH PM PN PR QM RD (WW2) RD (48-72) RM SD SF SH SK SM
SO ST SV SW TM UT WT YN NAVY DIVER
Click on your Rating abbreviation above:


U.S.S. MERTZ

(DD-691)

RED DEVIL SQUADRON

Click to view crew list
 

DD-691 Deployments - Major Events

Add a DD-691 Shellback Initiation Add a DD-691 Deployment - Major Event
Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
MAY 1943 - Keel Date: 10 MAY 1943
SEP 1943 - Launch Date: 11 SEP 1943
NOV 1943 - Commissioned: 19 NOV 1943
APR 1946 - Decommissioned: 23 APR 1946

DD-691 General Specifications

Class: Fletcher class destroyer

Complement: 336 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 2050 tons

Length: 376 feet 6 inches

Beam: 40 feet

Draft: 17 feet 9 in

Final Disposition: Sold 16 December 1971 scrapped