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U.S.S. DANIEL A. JOY

(DE-585)

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DE-585 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
JAN 1944 - Launch Date: 15 JAN 1944
APR 1944 - Commissioned: 28 APR 1944
FEB 1949 - Decommissioned: 7 FEB 1949
DEC 1949 - DEC 1949 Recommisioned for Great Lakes Reserve Duty
OCT 1962 - JAN 1963 Cuban Missle Blockade

DE-585 General Specifications

Class: Rudderow class destroyer escort

Named for: Daniel A. Joy

Complement: 186 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 1450 tons

Length: 306 feet

Beam: 37 feet

Flank Speed: 24 knots

Final Disposition: Scrapped 1 March 1966