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U.S.S. COONER

(DE-172)

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DE-172 Deployments - Major Events

Add a DE-172 Shellback Initiation Add a DE-172 Deployment - Major Event
Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
FEB 1943 - Keel Date: 22 FEB 1943
at Federal Shipbuilding and Drydock Company Newark New J
JUL 1943 - Launch Date: 23 JUL 1943
AUG 1943 - Commissioned: 21 AUG 1943
NOV 1943 - MAY 1945 North Atlantic Convoy Escort Duty
JUN 1945 - DEC 1945 Pacific Escort Duty
JUN 1946 - Decommissioned: 25 JUN 1946

DE-172 General Specifications

Class: Cannon-class destroyer escort

Named for: Bunyan Randolph Cooner

Complement: 15 Officers and 201 Enlisted

Displacement: 1240 tons

Length: 306 feet

Beam: 36 feet 10 inches

Flank Speed: 21 knots

Range: 10 800 Nautical Miles

Final Disposition:Sold for scrap 1 November 1973