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U.S.S. EDWARD H. ALLEN

(DE-531)

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DE-531 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
AUG 1943 Keel Date: 31 AUG 1943
OCT 1943 Launch Date: 7 OCT 1943
DEC 1943 Commissioned: 16 DEC 1943
JAN 1944 - JAN 1945 world war 2
MAY 1946 Decommissioned: 10 MAY 1946
JUL 1956 - JUL 1956 Rescue Andrea Doria survivors off Nantucket MA

DE-531 General Specifications

Complement: 14 Officers and 201 Enlisted

Displacement: 1350 tons

Length: 306 feet

Beam: 36 feet 10 inches

Draft: 13 feet 4 in

Flank Speed: 24 knots

Final Disposition: Sold for scrapping 5 February 1974