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DE-113 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
DEC1943-Keel Date: 23 DEC 1943
at Dravo Corporation Wilmington Delaware
MAR1944-Launch Date: 22 MAR 1944
JUN1944-Commissioned: 25 JUN 1944
OCT1944-MAY1945North Atlantic
MAY1947-Decommissioned: 29 MAY 1947

DE-113 General Specifications

Class: Cannon-class destroyer escort

Named for: Clarence Lee Evans

Complement: 15 Officers and 201 Enlisted

Displacement: 1240 tons

Length: 306 feet

Beam: 36 feet 10 inches

Flank Speed: 21 knots

Range: 10 800 Nautical Miles

Final Disposition:Transferred to France 29 March 1952