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U.S.S. LAMONS

(DE-743)

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DE-743 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
APR 1943 - Keel Date: 10 APR 1943
at Western Pipe and Steel Company Los Angeles CA
AUG 1943 - Launch Date: 1 AUG 1943
FEB 1944 - Commissioned: 29 FEB 1944
JUN 1946 - Decommissioned: 14 JUN 1946

DE-743 General Specifications

Class: Cannon-class destroyer escort

Complement: 15 Officers and 201 Enlisted

Displacement: 1240 tons

Length: 306 feet

Beam: 36 feet 10 inches

Draft: 11 feet 8 in

Range: 10 800 Nautical Miles

Final Disposition: Sold for scrapping 15 October 1973