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DD-481 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
JUN1941-Keel Date: 3 JUN 1941
at Puget Sound Navy Yard
OCT1942-Launch Date: 29 OCT 1942
MAR1944-Commissioned: 4 MAR 1944
DEC1945-Decommissioned: 6 DEC 1945

DD-481 General Specifications

Class: Fletcher-class destroyer

Named for: Eugene H. C. Leutze

Complement: 336 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 17 June 1947