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DD-769 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
MAY1944-Keel Date: 21 MAY 1944
at Bethlehem Shipbuilding Corporation San Francisco CA

DD-769 General Specifications

Named for: Abner Read (1821-1863)

Complement: 336 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 3460 tons

Length: 390 feet 6 inches

Beam: 40 feet 10 inches

Draft: 14 feet 4 in

Range: 4 500 Nautical Miles

Final Disposition: Construction Cancelled