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U.S.S. TATUM

(DE-789)

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DE-789 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
APR 1943 - Keel Date: 22 APR 1943
AUG 1943 - Launch Date: 7 AUG 1943
NOV 1943 - Commissioned: 22 NOV 1943
NOV 1946 - Decommissioned: 15 NOV 1946

DE-789 General Specifications

Class: Buckley-class destroyer escort

Complement: 15 Officers and 198 Enlisted

Displacement: 1400 tons

Length: 306 feet

Beam: 36 feet

Draft: 9.6 feet

Range: 4 940 Nautical Miles

Final Disposition: Scrapped 8 May 1961