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U.S.S. CHEVALIER

(DD-805)

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DD-805 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
JUN 1944 - Keel Date: 12 JUN 1944
at Bath Iron Works Bath ME
OCT 1944 - Launch Date: 29 OCT 1944
JAN 1945 - Commissioned: 9 JAN 1945
JUL 1950 - APR 1951 Inchon Landing
JUL 1950 - APR 1951 Inchon Landing
SEP 1950 - DEC 1950 Inchon Landing
SEP 1957 - APR 1958 West Pac
MAR 1961 - SEP 1961 West Pac
JAN 1962 - JAN 1963 Middle Pacific
JAN 1963 - OCT 1963 West Pac
MAY 1963 - NOV 1963 West Pac
JAN 1965 - AUG 1965 West Pac-Viet Nam
JAN 1965 - NOV 1965 West Pac
MAY 1966 - OCT 1966 West Pac
OCT 1966 - Shellback Initiation - 8 OCT 1966 - Pacific Ocean
JUL 1967 - JAN 1971 West Pac-Viet Nam
AUG 1967 - APR 1968 West Pac-Viet Nam
FEB 1968 - Shellback Initiation - 12 FEB 1968 - Pacific Ocean
JUL 1968 - Shellback Initiation - 7 JUL 1968 - Pacific Ocean
MAY 1969 - NOV 1969 West Pac-Viet Nam
MAY 1969 - DEC 1969 West Pac
JUL 1970 - DEC 1971 West Pac
JUL 1970 - DEC 1970 West Pac-Viet Nam
NOV 1970 - Shellback Initiation - 13 NOV 1970 - Pacific Ocean
JAN 1971 - JUN 1972 West Pac-Viet Nam
NOV 1971 - JUN 1972 West Pac-Viet Nam
DEC 1971 - MAY 1972 West Pac-Viet Nam
DEC 1971 - MAY 1972 took part in mining of Haiphong Harbor and blockades of north.
FEB 1972 - Shellback Initiation - 16 FEB 1972 - Pacific Ocean

DD-805 General Specifications

Class: Gearing class Destroyer

Complement: 336 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 3460 tons

Length: 390 feet 6 inches

Beam: 40 feet 10 inches

Draft: 14 feet 4 in

Range: 4 500 Nautical Miles

Final Disposition: Transferred to South Korea 5 July 1972