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DD-585 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
NOV1942-Keel Date: 9 NOV 1942
at Boston Navy Yard
MAR1943-Launch Date: 19 MAR 1943
SEP1943-Commissioned: 16 SEP 1943
JAN1944-JAN1946Middle Pacific
JAN1944-DEC1944Middle Pacific
JUL1946-Decommissioned: 2 JUL 1946

DD-585 General Specifications

Class: Fletcher class destroyer

Named for: Jonathan Haraden

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:Sunk as a target November 1973