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U.S.S. BEATTY

(DD-640)


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DD-640 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
MAY1941-Keel Date: 1 MAY 1941
at Charleston Navy Yard
DEC1941-Launch Date: 20 DEC 1941
MAY1942-Commissioned: 7 MAY 1942

DD-640 General Specifications

Class: Gleaves-class destroyer

Complement: 16 Officers and 260 Enlisted

Displacement: 2060 tons

Length: 348 feet 3 inches

Beam: 36 feet 1 inches

Draft: 11 feet 10 in

Range: 6 500 nautical miles

Final Disposition: Sunk by German aircraft off Algeria 6 November 1943