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DE-230 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
NOV1943-Launch Date: 27 NOV 1943
MAY1944-Commissioned: 9 MAY 1944
APR1946-Decommissioned: 15 APR 1946

DE-230 General Specifications

Class: Rudderow class destroyer escort

Named for: Davis Elliot Chaffee

Complement: 186 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 1450 tons

Length: 306 feet

Beam: 36 feet 10 inches

Flank Speed: 24 knots

Final Disposition: Unknown