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DD-478 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
SEP1941-Keel Date: 15 SEP 1941
at Charleston Navy Yard
MAY1942-Launch Date: 2 MAY 1942
OCT1942-Commissioned: 15 OCT 1942
MAR1943-DEC1945Middle Pacific

DD-478 General Specifications

Class: Fletcher-class destroyer

Named for: Fabius Stanly

Complement: 329 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 2050 tons

Length: 376 feet 6 inches

Beam: 39 feet 8 inches

Flank Speed: 35 knots

Range: 6500 Nautical Miles

Final Disposition:Sold for scrap 1972