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DD-600 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
JUN1942-Launch Date: 15 JUN 1942
AUG1942-Commissioned: 15 AUG 1942
AUG1944-AUG1944Invasion of Southern France
MAR1946-Decommissioned: 29 MAR 1946

DD-600 General Specifications

Class: Benson-class destroyer

Named for: Thomas Boyle

Complement: 276 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 1620 tons

Length: 348 feet 2 inches

Beam: 36 feet 1 inches

Flank Speed: 36 Knots

Final Disposition: Sunk as target 3 May 1973