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DE-210 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
JUL1943-Keel Date: 26 JUL 1943
at Charleston Navy Yard N. Charleston SC
OCT1943-Launch Date: 23 OCT 1943
FEB1944-Commissioned: 21 FEB 1944

DE-210 General Specifications

Class: Buckley-class destroyer escort

Named for: Lt. Bethel V. Otter

Complement: 15 Officers and 198 Enlisted

Displacement: 1400 tons

Length: 306 feet

Beam: 37 feet

Flank Speed: 23 knots

Range: 3 700 Nautical Miles

Final Disposition:Sunk as target off Puerto Rico 10 July 1970