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U.S.S. DEEDE

(DE-263)

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DE-263 Deployments - Major Events

Add a DE-263 Shellback Initiation Add a DE-263 Deployment - Major Event
Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
APR 1943 - Launch Date: 6 APR 1943
JUL 1943 - Commissioned: 29 JUL 1943
FEB 1945 - MAR 1945 Iwo Jima
JAN 1946 - Decommissioned: 9 JAN 1946

DE-263 General Specifications

Named for: LeRoy Clifford Deede

Complement: 156 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 1140 tons

Length: 289 feet 5 inches

Beam: 35 feet 1 inches

Draft: 8 feet 3 in

Final Disposition: Sold for scrapping 12 June 1947