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DE-212 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
AUG1943-Keel Date: 11 AUG 1943
at Charleston Navy Yard N. Charleston SC
NOV1943-Launch Date: 11 NOV 1943
MAR1944-Commissioned: 16 MAR 1944
MAR1946-Decommissioned: 19 MAR 1946

DE-212 General Specifications

Class: Buckley-class destroyer escort

Named for: Hubert M. Hayter

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:Loaned to South Korea 23 July 1967Sold to South Korea 15 November 1974