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U.S.S. HANSON

(DD-832)

FIRST COME FIRST SERVE

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DD-832 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
OCT 1944 - Keel Date: 7 OCT 1944
at Bath Iron Works Bath ME
MAR 1945 - Launch Date: 11 MAR 1945
MAY 1945 - Commissioned: 11 MAY 1945
NOV 1945 - NOV 1945 Panama Canal
JAN 1950 - JAN 1954 Inchon Landing
APR 1963 - Shellback Initiation - 19 APR 1963 - Pacific Ocean
APR 1963 - Shellback Initiation - 19 APR 1963 - Pacific Ocean
MAY 1963 - Shellback Initiation - 17 MAY 1963 - Pacific Ocean
JAN 1964 - DEC 1964 HUNTERS POINT FRAM 4 SAN FRANCISCO
MAR 1965 - NOV 1965 West Pac
JUL 1966 - FEB 1967 West Pac-Viet Nam
JAN 1968 - DEC 1969 West Pac-Viet Nam
MAR 1968 - SEP 1968 West Pac - Viet Nam
OCT 1968 - MAR 1969 West Pac-Viet Nam
NOV 1969 - AUG 1971 West Pac-Viet Nam
JAN 1971 - JUL 1971 West Pac-Viet Nam
MAR 1972 - NOV 1972 West Pac-Viet Nam

DD-832 General Specifications

Class: Gearing-class destroyer

Named for: Robert M. Hanson

Complement: 336 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 3460 tons

Length: 390 feet 6 inches

Beam: 40 feet 10 inches

Flank Speed: 35 knots

Range: 4 500 Nautical Miles

Final Disposition:Transferred to Republic of China 18 April 1973