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U.S.S. JANSSEN

(DE-396)


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DE-396 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
AUG1943-Keel Date: 4 AUG 1943
at Brown Shipbuilding Houston Texas
OCT1943-Launch Date: 4 OCT 1943
DEC1943-Commissioned: 18 DEC 1943
APR1946-Decommissioned: 12 APR 1946

DE-396 General Specifications

Class: Edsall-class destroyer escort

Named for: Ralph Wille Janssen

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 for scrapping 15 October 1973