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DD-444 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
NOV1939-Keel Date: 15 NOV 1939
at Charleston Navy Yard
FEB1941-Launch Date: 15 FEB 1941
JUL1941-Commissioned: 17 JUL 1941

DD-444 General Specifications

Class: Gleaves-class destroyer

Named for: Duncan Ingraham

Complement: 208 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 1600 tons

Length: 347 feet 9 inches

Beam: 36 feet 1 inches

Flank Speed: 33 kn

Range: 6 500 Nautical Miles

Final Disposition:Sunk in accident 22 August 1942