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U.S.S. LOUGH

(DE-586)

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DE-586 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
DEC 1943 - Keel Date: 8 DEC 1943
at Bethlehem-Hingham Shipyard Hingham MA
JAN 1944 - Launch Date: 22 JAN 1944
MAY 1944 - Commissioned: 2 MAY 1944
JUN 1946 - Decommissioned: 24 JUN 1946

DE-586 General Specifications

Class: Rudderow class destroyer escort

Named for: John Cady Lough

Complement: 186 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 1450 tons

Length: 306 feet

Beam: 36 feet 10 inches

Flank Speed: 24 knots

Final Disposition: Unknown