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U.S.S. CASSIN YOUNG

(DD-793)

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DD-793 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
MAR1943-Keel Date: 18 MAR 1943
at Bethlehem Shipbuilding Corporation San Pedro CA
SEP1943-Launch Date: 12 SEP 1943
DEC1943-Commissioned: 31 DEC 1943
SEP1951-SEP1951Recommisioned
MAR1959-OCT1959Mediterranean
APR1960-Decommissioned: 29 APR 1960
AUG1960-FEB1961Mediterranean

DD-793 General Specifications

Class: Fletcher-class destroyer

Named for: Cassin Young

Complement: 325 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 2050 tons

Length: 376.4 feet

Beam: 39.6 feet

Flank Speed: 36 Knots

Range: 6500 Nautical Miles

Final Disposition:Museum ship in Boston Mass.