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U.S.S. DE HAVEN

(DD-727)

MARE LIBRUM

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DD-727 Deployments - Major Events

Add a DD-727 Shellback Initiation Add a DD-727 Deployment - Major Event
Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
AUG 1943 - Keel Date: 9 AUG 1943
at Bath Iron Works Bath ME
JAN 1944 - Launch Date: 9 JAN 1944
MAR 1944 - Commissioned: 31 MAR 1944
JAN 1952 - JAN 1958 Antartic Circle
MAY 1958 - AUG 1958 Operation Hardtack Nuclear Tests - Enewetok
AUG 1958 - OCT 1958 Formosa Patrol - Matsua-Quemoy
JUL 1959 - NOV 1959 West Pac
OCT 1960 - OCT 1961 Navy’s FRAM II modernization
JAN 1963 - APR 1967 West Pac-Viet Nam
APR 1964 - Shellback Initiation - 28 APR 1964 - Pacific Ocean
JUN 1966 - AUG 1968 Navy Unit Commendation
APR 1968 - MAY 1968 West Pac-Viet Nam
APR 1968 - APR 1968 WESPAC-VIETNAM ANCHORED DANANG HARBOR
APR 1968 - JUL 1968 Vietnam Service Medal
APR 1968 - Shellback Initiation - 9 APR 1968 - Pacific Ocean
APR 1968 - APR 1968 Crossed the Equator (00° 00' N/S 105° 22' E)
MAY 1968 - MAY 1968 West Pac - Piraz Station Tonkin Gulf Viet Nam
JUN 1968 - JUL 1968 West Pac-Viet Nam
AUG 1968 - AUG 1968 Crossed the Equator (00° 00' S 146° 35' E)
AUG 1968 - AUG 1968 Crossed the International Date Line (28° 53' N/S 180° 00' E/W)
NOV 1970 - APR 1971 West Pac-Viet Nam
NOV 1970 - APR 1971 West Pac
DEC 1973 - DEC 1973 Decommisioning
DEC 1973 - DEC 1973 Renamed ROKN Inchon DD-98 SOUTH KOREA
JAN 1978 - JAN 1978 Changed hull number from DD-98 to DD-918
DEC 1994 - DEC 1994 Stricken and broken up for scrap

DD-727 General Specifications

Class: Allen M. Sumner-class destroyer

Named for: Edwin De Haven

Complement: 336 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 2200 tons

Length: 376 feet 6 inches

Beam: 40 feet

Flank Speed: 34 knots

Range: 6500 Nautical Miles

Final Disposition:To South Korea 5 December 1973