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AVD-5 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
JUN1918-Keel Date: 8 JUN 1918
at Newport News Shipbuilding & Drydock Co. Newport News VA
NOV1918-Launch Date: 20 NOV 1918
JAN1920-Commissioned: 26 JAN 1920
OCT1945-Decommissioned: 11 OCT 1945

AVD-5 General Specifications

Class: Clemson-class destroyer

Named for: Louis M. Goldsborough

Complement: 101 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 1215 tons

Length: 314 feet 5 inches

Beam: 31 feet 9 inches

Flank Speed: 35 knots

Range: 4 900 Nautical Miles

Final Disposition:Sold for scrapping21 November 1946