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DE-231 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
DEC1943-Launch Date: 9 DEC 1943
MAY1944-Commissioned: 27 MAY 1944
JUN1946-Decommissioned: 22 JUN 1946

DE-231 General Specifications

Class: Rudderow class destroyer escort

Named for: Flournoy Glen Hodges

Complement: 186 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 1450 tons

Length: 306 feet

Beam: 36 feet 10 inches

Flank Speed: 24 knots

Final Disposition: Unknown