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DE-191 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
MAR1941-JAN1945Middle Pacific
SEP1943-Keel Date: 9 SEP 1943
at Federal Shipbuilding and Drydock Company Newark NJ
NOV1943-Launch Date: 28 NOV 1943
DEC1943-Commissioned: 27 DEC 1943
APR1946-Decommissioned: 30 APR 1946

DE-191 General Specifications

Class: Cannon-class destroyer escort

Named for: DeWitt Coffman

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:Sold for scrap 17 August 1973