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DD-522 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
AUG1942-Keel Date: 24 AUG 1942
at Bethlehem Shipbuilding Corporation Staten Island
MAR1943-Launch Date: 6 MAR 1943
JUN1943-Commissioned: 21 JUN 1943

DD-522 General Specifications

Class: Fletcher-class destroyer

Named for: Stephen B. Luce

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:Sunk in action 6 April 1945