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U.S.S. MCCAFFERY

(DD-860)

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DD-860 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
OCT 1944 - Keel Date: 1 OCT 1944
APR 1945 - Launch Date: 12 APR 1945
JUL 1945 - JUL 1945 Commisioning
JUL 1945 - Commissioned: 26 JUL 1945
JAN 1947 - APR 1949 Tsing Tao China-Okinawa-Hong Kong-Sasebo-Yokosuka-Pusan Korea
JAN 1947 - APR 1949 Waikiki Honolulu- Keelung Formosa
JAN 1948 - APR 1949 Wonsan Korea-Subic Bay Philippine Islands-Yokosuka
JUL 1950 - MAR 1951 World Cruise
JAN 1957 - Shellback Initiation - 28 JAN 1957 - Pacific Ocean
MAY 1962 - OCT 1962 Mediterranean
MAY 1962 - OCT 1962 Mediterranian - Red Sea - Persian Gulf
OCT 1962 - OCT 1962 Cuban Missle Blockade
JUN 1963 - DEC 1963 Mediterranean
JUL 1963 - DEC 1963 Mediterranean
JUN 1964 - JUL 1964 Northern Europe Midshipman Cruise Germany - Sweden - Holland
OCT 1965 - MAR 1966 Meditteranean - Red Sea - Persian Gulf
JAN 1967 - SEP 1967 West Pac
FEB 1967 - SEP 1967 DD 860
FEB 1967 - SEP 1967 West Pac-Viet Nam
MAR 1967 - MAR 1967 Entered the Realm of the Golden Dragon
SEP 1967 - Shellback Initiation - 5 SEP 1967 - Pacific Ocean
APR 1968 - JUN 1968 Mediterranean-West Africa
JUN 1969 - DEC 1969 North Atlantic
MAR 1971 - AUG 1971 Guantonamo/ORI & Mid east/east & west Africa / Pursian Gulf &Pak
APR 1971 - SEP 1971 West Pac-Indian Ocean-Persian Gulf
JUL 1971 - Shellback Initiation - 1 JUL 1971 - Atlantic Ocean
JUL 1971 - Shellback Initiation - 7 JUL 1971 - Atlantic Ocean
OCT 1972 - FEB 1973 West Pac
OCT 1972 - JUL 1973 West Pac-Viet Nam
NOV 1972 - NOV 1972 Domain of the Golden Dragon
NOV 1972 - NOV 1972 Panama Canal
NOV 1972 - Shellback Initiation - 11 NOV 1972 - Pacific Ocean

DD-860 General Specifications

Complement: 336 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 3460 tons

Length: 390 feet 6 inches

Beam: 40 feet 10 inches

Draft: 14 feet 4 in

Flank Speed: 36 Knots

Final Disposition: Sold for scrap 11 June 1974