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DD-502 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
JUL1942-Keel Date: 22 JUL 1942
at Federal Shipbuilding and Drydock Company Kearny NJ
DEC1942-Launch Date: 7 DEC 1942
JAN1943-Commissioned: 23 JAN 1943
MAR1947-Decommissioned: 31 MAR 1947

DD-502 General Specifications

Class: Fletcher-class destroyer

Named for: Charles D. Sigsbee

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 31 July 1975