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DD-741 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
APR1944-Keel Date: 24 APR 1944
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SEP1944-Launch Date: 3 SEP 1944
NOV1944-Commissioned: 14 NOV 1944

DD-741 General Specifications

Class: Allen M. Sumner class destroyer

Named for: Henry Clay Drexler

Complement: 336 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 2200 tons

Length: 376 feet 6 inches

Beam: 40 feet

Flank Speed: 34 knots

Range: 6500 Nautical Miles

Final Disposition:Sunk by kamikaze off Okinawa 28 July 1945