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U.S.S. LARDNER

(DD-487)


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DD-487 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
SEP1941-Keel Date: 15 SEP 1941
at Federal Shipbuilding and Drydock Company
MAR1942-Launch Date: 20 MAR 1942
MAY1942-Commissioned: 13 MAY 1942
AUG1942-Shellback Initiation - 25 AUG 1942 - Pacific Ocean
MAY1946-Decommissioned: 16 MAY 1946
JUN1949-Shellback Initiation - 10 JUN 1949 - Atlantic Ocean

DD-487 General Specifications

Class: Gleaves-class destroyer

Complement: 16 Officers and 260 Enlisted

Displacement: 1630 tons

Length: 348 feet 3 inches

Beam: 36 feet 1 inches

Draft: 11 feet 10 in

Range: 6 500 nautical miles

Final Disposition: Sunk as a target 21 November 1982