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DD-469 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
SEP1941-Keel Date: 27 SEP 1941
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JUN1942-Launch Date: 28 JUN 1942
SEP1942-Commissioned: 21 SEP 1942
FEB1943-FEB1943Correction: Final Disposition:Sunk in action 2 February 1943

DD-469 General Specifications

Class: Fletcher-class destroyer

Named for: Edwin J. De Haven

Complement: 329 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 2050 tons

Length: 376 feet 6 inches

Beam: 39 feet 8 inches

Flank Speed: 38 knots

Range: 6 500 nautical miles

Final Disposition:Sunk in action 1 November 1944