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DE-250 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
JAN1943-Keel Date: 27 JAN 1943
at Brown Shipbuilding Houston Texas
APR1943-Launch Date: 14 APR 1943
AUG1943-Commissioned: 30 AUG 1943
MAY1946-Decommissioned: 1 MAY 1946

DE-250 General Specifications

Class: Edsall-class destroyer escort

Named for: Edwin William Hurst

Complement: 8 Officers and 201 Enlisted

Displacement: 1253 tons

Length: 306 feet

Beam: 36.58 feet

Flank Speed: 21 knots

Final Disposition: Transferred to Mexican Navy 1 October 1973