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DE-132 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
JUN1942-Keel Date: 30 JUN 1942
at Consolidated Steel Corporation Orange TX
JAN1943-Launch Date: 3 JAN 1943
MAY1943-Commissioned: 31 MAY 1943
JUN1947-Decommissioned: 13 JUN 1947

DE-132 General Specifications

Class: Edsall-class destroyer escort

Named for: Robert E. Peary

Complement: 8 Officers and 201 Enlisted

Displacement: 1253 tons

Length: 306 feet

Beam: 36.58 feet

Flank Speed: 21 knots

Range: 9 100 Nautical Miles

Final Disposition:Sold 6 September 1967 scrapped