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U.S.S. JACOB JONES

(DE-130)

THE SHAKEY JAKEY

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DE-130 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
JUN 1942 - Keel Date: 26 JUN 1942
at Consolidated Steel Corporation Orange TX
NOV 1942 - Launch Date: 29 NOV 1942
APR 1943 - Commissioned: 29 APR 1943
JUL 1946 - Decommissioned: 26 JUL 1946

DE-130 General Specifications

Class: Edsall-class destroyer escort

Named for: Jacob Jones

Complement: 8 Officers and 201 Enlisted

Displacement: 1253 tons

Length: 306 feet

Beam: 36.58 feet

Flank Speed: 21 knots

Range: 9 100 Nautical Miles

Final Disposition:Sold 22 August 1973 scrapped