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U.S.S. CHARLES H. ROAN

(DD-853)

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DD-853 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
APR 1945 Keel Date: 2 APR 1945
MAR 1946 Launch Date: 15 MAR 1946
SEP 1946 Commissioned: 12 SEP 1946
APR 1960 - SEP 1960 Mediterranean-Indian Ocean
OCT 1962 - OCT 1962 Cuban Missle Blockade
JUN 1964 - AUG 1964 Mediterranean
APR 1966 - Shellback Initiation - 9 APR 1966 - Indian Ocean
APR 1972 - OCT 1972 Around the World
APR 1972 - OCT 1972 Circumnavigation

DD-853 General Specifications

Named for: Charles H. Roan

Complement: 367 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 2425 tons

Length: 390.5 feet

Beam: 41.1 feet

Draft: 18.5 feet

Final Disposition: Transferred to Turkey 1973