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DD-738 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
JUL1944-Launch Date: 9 JUL 1944
SEP1944-Commissioned: 22 SEP 1944
JAN1945-APR1945Transport Group Baker Iwo Jima and Okinawa
MAR1956-Decommissioned: 12 MAR 1956

DD-738 General Specifications

Class: Robert H. Smith-class destroyer

Complement: 363 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 2200 tons

Length: 376 feet 6 inches

Beam: 40 feet 10 inches

Draft: 18 feet 10 in

Final Disposition: Sold for scrap 12 January 1974