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DE-404 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
SEP1943-Keel Date: 15 SEP 1943
at Consolidated Steel Corporation Orange TX
DEC1943-Launch Date: 3 DEC 1943
MAR1944-Commissioned: 21 MAR 1944

DE-404 General Specifications

Class: John C. Butler-class destroyer escort

Named for: John Thomas Eversole

Complement: 14 Officers and 201 Enlisted

Displacement: 1350 tons

Length: 306 feet

Beam: 36 feet 8 inches

Flank Speed: 24 knots

Range: 6 000 Nautical Miles

Final Disposition:Sunk on July 30 1945 by Japanese submarine I-58. 317 of 1