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DD-803 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
SEP1943-Keel Date: 13 SEP 1943
at Todd-Pacific Shipyards Seattle
MAY1944-Launch Date: 22 MAY 1944
AUG1944-Commissioned: 19 AUG 1944

DD-803 General Specifications

Class: Fletcher class destroyer

Named for: George Little

Complement: 329 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 2050 tons

Length: 376 feet 5 inches

Beam: 39 feet inches

Flank Speed: 35 knots

Range: 6500 Nautical Miles

Final Disposition:Sunk in action 4 May 1945