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DD-605 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
JAN1942-Launch Date: 15 JAN 1942
JUN1942-Commissioned: 10 JUN 1942
APR1946-Decommissioned: 24 APR 1946

DD-605 General Specifications

Class: Benson-class destroyer

Named for: James R. Caldwell

Complement: 276 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 1620 tons

Length: 348 feet 2 inches

Beam: 36 feet 1 inches

Flank Speed: 36

Final Disposition: Sold for scrap on 4 November 1966